Article Archive for January 2011
Lynn Hershman Leeson discusses the dominant themes in her work, collaborating with Tilda Swinton, and her forthcoming riff on Fritz Lang’s Metropolis.
A working knowledge of Jung’s concepts can greatly enrich your film-going experience.
Melissa Leo doesn’t look like anybody else; she is a character actor of the old school, and proud of it.
One of Fritz Lang’s best films explores why some can only be turned on by sexual power games.
How you can support film noir preservation with a subscription to Fandor.
A rare film noir directed by a woman, this dark thriller is no chick flick.
Bring some of the Park City independent spirit to your own home.
Two film adaptations of Poe capture his trademark madness through innovative cinematic techniques.
The dark psychological narratives of Black Swan, Inception and Shutter Island can all be traced to a silent era horror classic.
The hit documentary director on what it was like to track down “The Angriest Man in the World.”
Over the past decade, a number of documentaries have explored one person’s obsession over someone who had no idea they’d left an impact on the other.
Euripides’s play The Trojan Women is over 2400 years old, and yet it speaks as relevantly to modern injustices as it did to suffering in ancient Greece. The play, which listens to a group of women …