Filmcomment 1

2011

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Gavin SmithEditor's Letter4
Chris ChangTime Capsule6
Alex CoxHandy Man8
Jesse P. FinneganMy So-Called Life10
Alex Leo SerbanBridging the Gap12
Harlan JacobsonA+ for Fake14
Holladay PenickAn Uncertain History16
Chris ChangThe Money Shot17
Olaf MöllerHurts So Good20
Richard CombsThe Fire This Time22
Gavin SmithThe pursuit of happiness14
Jonathan RosenbaumSong and dance28
David ThomsonAn Imperfect Union32
Scott FoundasWildlife36
Amy TaubinThe best of possible worlds38
Graham FullerRain or Shine42
Final Cut 201048
Wesley MorrisThe year of Tyler Perry. Seriously59
Kent JonesPresent Tense62
Screenings68
Scott FoundasCold Weather68
Haden GuestThe Strange Case of Angelica69
Joumane ChahineThe Time That Remains70
Nicolas RapoldTrue Grit71
Laura KernCarancho72
Chris ChangThe Housemaid72
Chris ChangInto Eternity72
Nicolas RapoldOf Gods and Men73
Nicolas RapoldTwelve Thirty73
Laura KernThe Way Back73
Home Movies74
Readings78
Joe McElhaneyComing Apart78
John BeltonLetterboxed: The Evolution of Widescreen Cinema79
Nicolas RapoldThe Cinema of Preston Sturges79
Violet LuccaDesigns on Film: A Century of Hollywood Art direction79
Closing Shots80
Author:Gavin Smith
Title:Editor's Letter
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Magazine:Filmcomment
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Year:2011
Pp:4
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Chris Chang
Title:Time Capsule
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:6
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Robinson in Ruins (2010)
Author:Alex Cox
Title:Handy Man
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:8
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: El tunco Maclovio
Author:Jesse P. Finnegan
Title:My So-Called Life
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:10
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: I Love Alaska
Author:Alex Leo Serban
Title:Bridging the Gap, Where does the Romanian New Wave go from here?
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:12-13
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Harlan Jacobson
Title:A+ for Fake
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:14-15
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Paul Giamatti
Author:Holladay Penick
Title:An Uncertain History, Adam Pendleton channels Sympathy for the Devil
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:16
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Adam Pendleton
Author:Chris Chang
Title:The Money Shot, Leni Riefenstahl delivers a curatorial payoff
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:17
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Leni Riefenstahl
Author:Olaf Möller
Title:Hurts So Good, The patently provocative Roee Rosen
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:20-21
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Roee Rosen
Author:Richard Combs
Title:The Fire This Time, The combustible contradictions of Arthur Penn's The Chase
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:22-23
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Chase (1966)
Author:Gavin Smith
Title:The pursuit of happiness
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:14-31
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: How Do You Know (2010)
Interview with: James L. Brooks
Author:Jonathan Rosenbaum
Title:Song and dance
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:28-29
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: I'll Do Anything
Author:David Thomson
Title:An Imperfect Union
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:32-35
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Scott Foundas
Title:Wildlife, The marginal cinema of actress-turned-auteur Isild le Besco
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:36-37
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Isild Le Besco
Author:Amy Taubin
Title:The best of possible worlds
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:38-47
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Another Year (2010)
Interview with: Mike Leigh
Author:Graham Fuller
Title:Rain or Shine
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:42-43
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Another Year (2010)
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Title:Final Cut 2010, The editors and contributors look back on the year in movies
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:48-58
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Wesley Morris
Title:The year of Tyler Perry. Seriously, America's most important filmmaker
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:59-61
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Tyler Perry
Author:Kent Jones
Title:Present Tense, Claude Lanzmann's Shoah makes sure that the past finds its proper place in the here and now
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:62-67
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Shoah (1985)
Author:Scott Foundas
Title:Cold Weather
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:68-69
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Cold Weather (2010)
Author:Haden Guest
Title:The Strange Case of Angelica
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:69-70
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   O Estranho Caso de Angélica (2010)
Author:Joumane Chahine
Title:The Time That Remains
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:70
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Time That Remains (2009)
Author:Nicolas Rapold
Title:True Grit
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:71
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   True Grit (2010)
Author:Laura Kern
Title:Carancho
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:72
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Carancho (2010)
Author:Chris Chang
Title:The Housemaid
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:72
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Hanyo (2010)
Author:Chris Chang
Title:Into Eternity
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:72
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Into Eternity: A Film for the Future (2010)
Author:Nicolas Rapold
Title:Of Gods and Men
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:73
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Des hommes et des dieux (2010)
Author:Nicolas Rapold
Title:Twelve Thirty
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:73
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Twelve Thirty (2010)
Author:Laura Kern
Title:The Way Back
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:73
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Way Back (2010)
Author:
Title:Home Movies
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:74-77
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Joe McElhaney
Title:Coming Apart
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:78
Illustrations:  yes
Author:John Belton
Title:Letterboxed: The Evolution of Widescreen Cinema
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Nicolas Rapold
Title:The Cinema of Preston Sturges
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Violet Lucca
Title:Designs on Film: A Century of Hollywood Art direction
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:
Title:Closing Shots
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:1
Year:2011
Pp:80
Illustrations:  yes