The Museum of Modern Art’s fifth annual Film Benefit, to be held on December 3, will honor writer/director Quentin Tarantino, the iconic director whose 1994 film PULP FICTION defines the modern aesthetic of the American independent film. The Film Benefit will be highlighted by a special presentation recognizing Tarantino’s acclaimed directorial work, followed by a gala dinner. The Film Benefit raises funds to ensure that great works of cinema continue to join the collection of The Museum of Modern Art. Tarantino’s latest film, the nouveau Western DJANGO UNCHAINED, starring Jamie Foxx, Leonard Di Caprio, Salma Hayek and Matt Damon, will be released by The Weinstein Company on December 25, 2012. Expect it to be one of the most talked about films of the year.
Wilson (Craig Johnson, 2017) 2 out of 4 stars From Craig Johnson, director of the delightfully offbeat, tragicomic The Skeleton Twins, in 2014, comes Wilson, still offbeat and tragicomic, though far less delightfully so. Based on a series of comics … Continue reading
Asghar Farhadi, an Iranian writer-director with a knack for profound dramas (“About Elly”, “A Separation”, “The Past”), returns with “The Salesman”, another heartfelt story branded with uncomfortable dualities. The nature of this tale, set and shot in Tehran, will make … Continue reading
INTERVIEW with industry insider JAMIE LEE SMITH……..One Millennial. One Baby Boomer. Two totally different perspectives. Perspectives that cross not only generations – but styles, tastes, passions, interests, and impressions. The duo offers you impressions of not just films, but of … Continue reading