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10.01.09
Hollywood Film
by Troy
For those of you who have strict rules on what it means to be an artist, you may not like the following list very much. Click HERE to be re-directed. But if you are like me and are of the
11.16.09
Hollywood Film
My previous mention of the Animazing Gallery in NYC was regarding the Maurice Sendack exhibit, which was most definitely exciting for fans of "Where The Wild Things Are." Well, it turns out that Animazing is on a roll with some great
10.30.09
Hollywood Film
Having started out as a DP, I wanted to spend some time here to enjoy a few iconic visuals. Let's start with a group I think of as the hearty, undeniable cinematographers who rendered movie images that many of us grew
11.20.09
Hollywood Film
This weekend the MoMA opens an exciting, in-depth retrospective of Tim Burton's work. I had a chance to see the exhibit during previews and this is definitely one to check out!MoMA's Ron Magliozzi and Jenny He managed to tour Burton's home
09.13.09
Hollywood Film
Mark Sandman, lead singer, bassist, and songwriter of the seminal indie rock band Morphine, died on July 3, 1999. He had a heart attack while performing in Palestrina, Italy. Sandman revealed little about his life, which makes his songs all the
09.04.09
Hollywood Film
(This is a repost from Matrix Magazine's Anxiety issue). One of the best pieces of advice ever given was from The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy: Don't panic! And it’s true, it's never useful to panic. Sure, everything has the
11.10.09
Hollywood Film
This is the middle part of a 1986 interview that legendary French auteur Jean-Luc Godard conducted with Woody Allen. Here, they have a (somewhat dated) discussion about the superiority of the movie theatre over television. If you're saddened at 9 more
01.22.10
Hollywood Film
Pee-Wee Herman appeared last night on the second to last episode of Conan O'brien's "Tonight Show," to help break down the events that lead up to Conan's break from NBC. Pee-Wee (AKA Paul Reubens) aficionados know that the character -- loosely
03.11.10
Hollywood Film
(reposted from Matrix Magazine issue #85) The Old Feminism came up with some pretty good slogans. “The Personal is Political,” for instance, still works pretty well! But when the subject of feminism came up in an art history class that I
11.06.09
Hollywood Film
The challenge from Marc Lafia, Art and Culture director, was intriguing- keep a diary of my cultural wanderings and experiences for a week and see what, if any, connections there might be. One evening I went to Westwood Village
10.01.09
Hollywood Film
In Part Two, I’ll look at directors whose cinematic works expand past boundaries and occupy a space of their own, whether between genres or between disciplines. The future is all about crossing, pushing, and dissolving borders! 5. Michael Winterbottom Michael Winterbottom
10.18.09
Hollywood Film
It's Friday afternoon, and you are watching the clock, waiting for the official beginning to the weekend, when you can leave work behind and get a hearty helping of culture. New York City offers more than one person knows what to
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