Tony Lucia's TV and art films: today through
Reading EagleTony Lucia's TV and art films: today through June 24Reading EagleThis little-known treasure directed by D.W. Griffith was eclipsed by the release two weeks earlier (!) of the more celebrated "Broken Blossoms," but there are those, including filmmaker/critics Eric Rohmer and Jacques Rivette and auteur-theory ...
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 9:03 pm
47 things to do in Metro Vancouver on
Straight.com (blog)47 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Sunday, June 18Straight.com (blog)The Cinematheque continues its year-long Eric Rohmer retrospective with Comedies and Proverbs, an acclaimed six-film cycle made between 1981 and 1987. For all the latest Metro Vancouver event announcements and updates follow @VanHappenings.
Posted on 17 June 2017 | 2:10 pm
68 things to do in Metro Vancouver on
68 things to do in Metro Vancouver on Saturday, June 17Straight.com (blog)The Cinematheque continues its year-long Eric Rohmer retrospective with Comedies and Proverbs, an acclaimed six-film cycle made between 1981 and 1987. Screening at Vancity Theatre of director Julian Rosefeldt's drama Manifesto, in which Cate ...
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 2:07 pm
'Land of Mine,' Oscar nominee, now on DVD
cleveland.com'Land of Mine,' Oscar nominee, now on DVD (review)cleveland.comBut unlike his Cahiers du Cinema colleagues Francois Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard, Eric Rohmer and Claude Chabrol, Rivette struggled to find commercial success. Surreal, improvised, prolonged and featuring large casts, Rivette's films were mostly too ...
Posted on 13 June 2017 | 3:10 am
Vancouver Week in Widescreen: A visit to
Straight.comVancouver Week in Widescreen: A visit to Bhangra CityStraight.comBhangra City Headlining the Reel Bhangra Film Festival at the Vancity Theatre on Monday (June 12), this boisterous 30-minute doc takes us on a tour of the “alternate dimension of Bhangra City” (a.k.a. Vancouver) courtesy of Delhi 2 Dublin's Tarun Navar.and more »
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 3:35 pm
Send in the Cloud
In 2008, Shannon Cloud was 13 years old when her mother signed her up for Kamp Hollywood, a filmmaking and acting summer camp in Dallas. “Everybody else wanted to write and direct,” she remembered. “But I realized producing was for me.” Before that ...
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 7:20 am
BLU-RAY REVIEW “DAY FOR NIGHT” (1973;
Truffaut quickly shot to the forefront of the French New Wave in the late 1950s and early 60s, alongside the likes of Jean-Luc Godard, Eric Rohmer, Alain Resnais, and others. By the time the 70s rolled around, Truffaut was a national treasure in France and ...
Posted on 13 August 2015 | 10:20 am
Eric Rohmer's Period Piece 'The Marquise of
The 1976 film has been restored for a one week event at BAMcinématek. Eric Rohmer's first period piece, the beautiful and intense romantic drama "The Marquise of O..." (1976), is set to screen for one week at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn. The film ...
Posted on 28 July 2015 | 7:30 am
Eric Rohmer: everyday miracles of a New Wave
Meeting for drinks. Going to the beach. Family dinners. Eric Rohmer was a visionary who dealt in the down-to-earth, argues Michael Newton, as the BFI prepares to celebrate the French director It’s Christmas Eve, and a warm, beautiful woman asks a man to ...
Posted on 26 December 2014 | 12:01 am
Movie Meter: Settle in for Eric Rohmer’s A
A Summer’s Tale: You lucky people get to watch a veritable masterpiece from famed French auteur Eric Rohmer, originally from 1996, but finally being released now for the first time on American screens. The film, the third installment of his “Four ...
Posted on 29 August 2014 | 5:08 am