Articles by Kevin B. Lee
Or: overcoming the risk of road-movie-making with ingenious shot selection.
The brilliantly no-nonsense filmmaking of Christian Petzold.
Or, how vérité cinema became even more direct, unmediated and, most importantly, personal.
Factoring labor into the creation of objects we buy and use.
HOOP DREAMS captures the yearning, struggle, bitter disappointment and hard-earned wisdom of growing up.
An ode to Ornette Coleman and the freewheeling, intuitive Shirley Clarke feature that captured his spirit.
Stylized moments in a majestic film, LAURENCE ANYWAYS.
Rick Alverson’s first film, THE BUILDER, hints at the unstable genius behind ENTERTAINMENT.
The Middletown Project’s SECOND TIME AROUND raises questions about the role of ‘direction’ in documentary.
Eight characters and one awkward dinner conversation takes great directorial chops.