Interesting film on California’s abandoned Salton Sea.
I have yet to see anything that so sublimely and elegantly shows how mankind and nature can cohabit this planet, yet we continue to lay a massive pounding on the […]
Awesome film by Luc Bourdon that you will not be able to stop watching if you have any interest in Montreal in the 50′s and 60′s. One of the first […]
À bout de souffle / Breathless
Released one year before the student protests in Paris in 1968 this film is still relevant in this time of the Occupy movement. Below is a description I like. “Godard does not […]
Low budget sci fi noir from Godard, you can do a lot worse. “Lemmy Caution is a secret agent with the code number of 003 from “the Outlands”. Entering Alphaville in his Ford […]
This film is equally known for it’s “attacks” on American culture in general and Stephen Spielberg in particular as it is for it’s hypercolour last third. Godard at his best. I will […]
Is it still winter? Going all artsy fartsy intellectual, and maybe having a bit of fun. Been working on something from King Lear lately and thought this film might inspire. […]
Harry Fabian is a small time con man with big dreams in 1950 London in glorious black and white. What could possibly go wrong? Night And The City
If you like Bogart, then this is his greatest performance that you may have never seen. If there is an actual plot to this film it is a weak whodunit […]
Worth it for a look at New York City in 1948 at street level where the actors seem as much a part of the crowd as they are in a […]
From Wiki “The film depicts the real-life 1954 assassination of Albert Patterson, who had just been elected Alabama Attorney General on a platform of cleaning up Phenix City, Alabama, a city controlled […]
Kicked it off last night with Out Of The Past, definitely a noir masterpiece. Thought I would share the posters as I go along.
Friday night there was a presentation of 20 short locally produced films shown in NDG Park. The event was put together by various groups trying to help save the Empress […]