Hooper Dreams: Why I Wrote Cinemaphagy
On the new book Cinemaphagy: Cinema of Flesh Eaten, Corrupted, and Entombed: On the Films and Form of Tobe Hooper
Grandiose Spectacle and Mythic Spirituality: A Touch of Zen
Sean Gilman and Kaj van Zoelen discuss King Hu’s eternal classic on the occasion of its inclusion in the IFFR Unleashed 50/50 (online) programming.
The Colour of Pomegranates: A Uniquely Soviet Project
The Colour of Pomegranates is one of the masterpieces of Soviet cinema.
Music Marks Merry-Go-Round
In Merry-Go-Round the spirit of Rivette finds its perfect expression through the vessel of music,
Frameland Recommends: Sans Soleil
Sans Soleil is currently available online as part of the IFFR Unleashed: 50/50 programme.
Sex and Food: When Eating Ramen Gets Dirty
Is the comparison between Sexual Drive and Tampopo justified?
Potentially Most Explosive: Ilyich’s Gate
As Ilyich’s Gate plays online at IFFR: Unleashed 50/50, Alex Lei reconsiders the narrative around Marlen Khutsiev’s classic and its different versions.
The Humane and the Digital Synthesise at Flaherty NYC 2021
To Feel, To Feel More, To Feel More Than: questions of identity and human experience are an ongoing process, just like cinema.
Frameland Recommends: Yeast
A menacing tumble into an abyss, where agitation prepares a further slide into a social hellscape.
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