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Monthly Archives: April, 2015

5 TO 7 with Victor Levin

When I spoke with Victor Levin by phone on April 3, 2015, I was surprised to learn that one of the thing that I appreciated most about his feature film … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Noah Baumbach Makes Hay WHILE WE’RE YOUNG

Noah Baumbach took a bold step in writing and directing WHILE WE’RE YOUNG. He decided not to take sides when telling this tale of youthful impatience and adult complacence meeting … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

EFFIE GRAY is Worth Knowing

On her first night as a wife, the title character of EFFIE GRAY is disconcerted to see her husband spirited away to his bath after his long trip from Scotland … Continue reading

April 16, 2015 · Leave a comment


It takes a great deal of moxie to begin a film by referencing Hitchcock in both title sequence and score, but director/co-writer Christopher Presswell’s CANDLESTICK does just that, and then, … Continue reading

April 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

NED RIFLE Completes the Cycle

Hal Hartley is the master of astringent whimsy and scathingly erudite satire. No better examples of his talents are to be found than HENRY FOOL and its follow-up, FAY GRIM. … Continue reading

April 4, 2015 · Leave a comment