“When I was young, I believed in three things: Marxism, the redemptive power of cinema, and dynamite. Now I just believe in dynamite.”Sergio Leone Links: Apple Podcasts | Castbox | Google Podcasts | LibSyn | Spotify | Stitcher | YouTube … Continue reading.
Tag: Drink in the Movies
Episode 103: 1921 Retrospective: Orphans of the Storm / Destiny / The Phantom Carriage
"I am profoundly fascinated by cruelty, fear, horror and death. My films show my preoccupation with violence, the pathology of violence."Fritz Lang Links: Apple Podcasts | Castbox | Google Podcasts | LibSyn | Spotify | Stitcher | YouTube This week … Continue reading.
Episode 101: John Huston: The African Queen / Key Largo / The Asphalt Jungle
"The directing of a picture involves coming out of your individual loneliness and taking a controlling part in putting together a small world."John Huston Links: Apple Podcasts | Castbox | Google Podcasts | LibSyn | Spotify | Stitcher | YouTube … Continue reading.
SXSW 2021 | Mid-Festival Discussion with ForReel
https://youtu.be/Um0LSjfWnaE SXSW 2021 Mid-Festival Discussion! Taylor and Thomas from ForReel fire up their mics and cameras once again to discuss the festival so far.… Continue reading.
Episode 100: Rescreening Perfect Blue
“What fascinates me in dreams is the idea that they emanate from our subconscious. I think that there are many possibilities to interpret dreams but a great deal of mystery always remains. When a dream is explained to us, it’s … Continue reading.
Episode 99: Favorite Films of 2020 Part 2
"When I make film music, I'm a filmmaker first and foremost. It's about serving the needs of the film. You're telling a story; in a way, you stop becoming a composer and become a storyteller instead. You tell the story … Continue reading.
Episode 98: Favorite Films of 2020 Part 1
“Archaeology is about digging. It's like the work of moles, who live underground. A mole is virtually blind, but it has a nose and a feel for finding what it needs. And it has the patience to collect what it … Continue reading.
Episode 95: RoboCop / Starship Troopers / Miami Vice
"I don’t underestimate audiences’ intelligence. Audiences are much brighter than media gives them credit for. When people went to a movie once a week in the 1930s and that was their only exposure to media, you were required to do … Continue reading.
Episode 91: Raindance 2020 / He Dreams of Giants / A Dim Valley / Nafi’s Father
"Well, I really want to encourage a kind of fantasy, a kind of magic. I love the term magic realism, whoever invented it – I do actually like it because it says certain things. It's about expanding how you see … Continue reading.
Episode 90: Rescreening Margaret
"Filmmaking, like any other art, is a very profound means of human communication; beyond the professional pleasure of succeeding or the pain of failing, you do want your film to be seen, to communicate itself to other people."Kenneth Lonergan Links: … Continue reading.