Tag Archives: James Benning

Bambi

A couple of days ago The New York Times ran an obituary on Lawrencia “Bambi” Bembenek. She became a bit of a tabloid sensation in the late 80s and early 90s for being implicated and found guilty of the murder … Continue reading

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15th Anniversary Scrapbook: Great guests of the past

How many do you recognize? From top left to bottom right: August Wilson, James Benning, Bill Plympton, Blammo, Bonnie Bedelia, Bruce Baillie, Caveh Zahedi, Claire Denis, Eddie Izzard, Cameron Crowe, Crispin Glover, Guy Maddin, Haskel Wexler, Karen Black, Lisandro Alonso, … Continue reading

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Viennale

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IS5q-hLpRO4] For the second year now The Viennale has proven itself to be one of the most progressive film festivals in the world, commissioning trailers from some of World Cinema’s greatest filmmakers. Last year I directed readers to the trailer … Continue reading

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