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Monthly Archives: December, 2012

Top Films of 2012

I refuse to bow to the convention of a top ten. Sure, there is a nice consonance to the phrase, but ten films? Please. It’s just wrong to deprive fine … Continue reading

December 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Behind the Scenes — Food Porn Edition

No, not my ongoing interview series on the Public Radio Exchange (here’s the link). No, I mean what goes on during a press tour as it sweeps through San Francisco … Continue reading

December 27, 2012 · Leave a comment


Translating a book or a play to the screen requires taking the source material apart and then putting it together in a different way to take advantage of the medium. … Continue reading

December 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Small Is Beautiful

Patrick Wang has proven that it doesn’t take a blockbuster budget to produce a film of true beauty. Wang, former economist, present filmmaker, had very specific ideas for IN THE … Continue reading

December 25, 2012 · Leave a comment