amazing. true confessional personal avant-garde cinema!
David Holzman's DiaryJim McBride's brilliant cinéma vérité-esque independent film follows the titular character (charmingly portrayed by L.M. Kit Carson) as he documents his life. As news from the Vietnam War and social unrest blares over the radio, Holzman unloads comic-neurotic monologues to his...Subscribe to to watch now
My Girlfriend's WeddingJim McBride followed his wildly inventive debut, DAVID HOLZMAN'S DIARY, with this thought-provoking documentary about his then-girlfriend, Clarissa Ainley, and her 'marriage of convenience' to another man. "In many respects," states critic Jonathan Rosenbaum, MY GIRLFRIEND'S...Subscribe to to watch now
Glen and RandaIndependent filmmaker Jim McBride (DAVID HOLZMAN'S DIARY) follows a hedonistic, innocent young couple as they roam the post-apocalyptic world in search of a fabled, unspoiled city of dreams. The record of the journey is GLEN AND RANDA, a primitive, desperate odyssey by the last bewildered...Subscribe to to watch now
Pictures from Life's Other SideLoosely taking its name from a song by Hank Williams, PICTURES FROM LIFE'S OTHER SIDE extends the tale that was shrewdly introduced in MY GIRLFRIEND'S WEDDING. In this sequel-of-a-sort, director Jim McBride and his then-girlfriend Clarissa venture across the United States by...Subscribe to to watch now
My Son's Wedding to My Sister-in-LawIn essence an extension of MY GIRLFRIEND'S WEDDING (Jim McBride’s vérité interview with his then-girlfriend about her pending marriage to someone else) many decades later, the thematically (and titularly) related short companion piece MY SON'S WEDDING TO MY SISTER-IN-LAW...Subscribe to to watch now
- Action/Adventure / Wilderness
- Classic / Classic Documentary
- Comedy / Mockumentary
- Comedy / Romantic Comedy
- Documentary / Biography
- Documentary / Process / Cinéma-vérité
- Documentary / Social Issues
- Documentary / Travelogue
- Drama / Dramedy
- Drama / Expedition
- Independent / Narrative
- International / Americas / North American / American
- Science Fiction / Post-Apocalypse
- Science Fiction / Utopia/Dystopia
The video quality was so poor that I could barely see during the first half of the film. The audio was poor, but it didn't keep one from listening to...
Fantastic. Took me a little while to get into it, then I was hooked!
This is such a good film. For me, it worked a lot better than McBride's prior and more known film, David Holzman's Diary. This film just had more substance. It...