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"Neither highbrows nor lowbrows nor midbrows, but elastic-brows.” — George Orwell
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Gruesome tenderness, explosively joyful.

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Character wrenched out by vastness and exposure.

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Chris Rossi’s Meadowland to premiere at Tribeca Film Festival

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She designed several famous monsters of filmland!

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His flat sub-ironic tone is at once his method and “message.”

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Deliverance from chaos and meaningless is their obsession.

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Dr Easy: watch here now

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What rough beast emerges from our virtual ids?

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Photo filters to look back past the 1970s.

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Cave art as early animated gifs

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To study the ocean before we destroy it.

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Bayou Blue screening tonight at 8pm, Hartford, CT

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Filmmaker, author, and artist.

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Alix Lambert’s artwork takes on crime in, and of, Hartford.

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Escalante gives no “out” for the audience, no ironic distance.

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A bestiary of cinematic technologies.

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A short film of beauty & buried assumptions.

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An economic critique wrapped in a mystery inside a comedy.

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Writing about writing about film.

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Ozu, quantification, and creative reuse.

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The collision of story, spectacle, and catastrophe.

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The Apocalypse Will Be Televised

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Don’t you love it when the first thing everyone asks you about your work is, “isn’t that illegal?” [The Cones Project, a performance art/virtual maps mashup, Peggy Nelson, 2009] Craig Baldwin is a scavenger, collagist, and freeform San Francisco freak. He is also a Whitney Biennial-selected filmmaker, educator, and historian, whose work pulls back the […]

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‘Tis the season when we look down from the mediascape onto Bedford Falls. Not for the usual reason. We’re not waiting on any wings. But we are due to be promoted, to consciousness that is; we’ve been waiting on the Singularity. It’s wonderful, maybe, but it’s not life yet. But now it seems that George […]