Filmcomment 6

2007

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Gavin SmithEditor's letter4
Chris ChangMannequin6
Guy MaddinEffemme Fatale8
Alex CoxDown and Out in Mexico9
Paul FileriPolestar10
Richard LaGraveneseGuilty pleasures12
Tony RaynsEsprit de Corps14
Philip BrodyBody of Work16
Chris ChangDark Matter17
Rob NelsonStop the Presses19
Paul ArthurPublic Interest20
Harlan JacobsonBrief encounters22
Olaf MöllerFilms That Can't Be Told24
Lorenzo BujResisting History's Tide26
Otto BujIn the French Style27
Geoffrey O'BrienGone Tomorrow28
Howard HamptonRock and Roll Mise en scène32
Kent JonesBergman vs. "Bergman"34
Kristin M. JonesDissected intimacies38
Daniel StuyckThe Defiant42
Amy TaubinAll Talk?45
Starlee KineAbout a Girl48
Paul ArthurAtrocity Exhibitions52
Olaf MöllerDust to Dust56
Mark OlsenSeeing Is Disbelieving62
Nicole ArmourThings Fall Apart64
Gavin SmithThere Will Be Blood66
Screenings68
Amy TaubinSouthland Tales68
Laura KernThe Diving Bell and the Butterfly69
Sam AdamsPersepolis70
Rob NelsonThe Walker71
Graham FullerAtonement71
Home movies74
Readings78
Travis CrawfordA History of Vileness78
Robert HortonThe Star Machine79
Phillip LopateStaring Back79
Vivian SobchackEiji Tsuburaya79
Closing shots80
Author:Gavin Smith
Title:Editor's letter
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:4
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Chris Chang
Title:Mannequin
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:6
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Wuyong
Author:Guy Maddin
Title:Effemme Fatale
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:8
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: The Devil Is a Sissy (1936)
Author:Alex Cox
Title:Down and Out in Mexico
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:9
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Un mundo maravilloso
Author:Paul Fileri
Title:Polestar
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:10
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Richard LaGravenese
Title:Guilty pleasures
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:12-13
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Tony Rayns
Title:Esprit de Corps
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:14-15
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Edward Yang
Author:Philip Brody
Title:Body of Work
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:16
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Seven Easy Pieces
Author:Chris Chang
Title:Dark Matter
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:17
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Richard Serra
Author:Rob Nelson
Title:Stop the Presses
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:19
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Between the Lines
Author:Paul Arthur
Title:Public Interest
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:20-21
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Harlan Jacobson
Title:Brief encounters
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:22-23
Illustrations:  yes
Interview with: Ridley Scott
Author:Olaf Möller
Title:Films That Can't Be Told
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:24-25
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Amit Dutta
Author:Lorenzo Buj
Title:Resisting History's Tide
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:26
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Le silence de la Mer
Author:Otto Buj
Title:In the French Style
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:27
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Raymond Gid
Author:Geoffrey O'Brien
Title:Gone Tomorrow
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:28-31
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: No Country for Old Men (2007)
Author:Howard Hampton
Title:Rock and Roll Mise en scène
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:32-33
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
Author:Kent Jones
Title:Bergman vs. "Bergman"
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:34-37
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Ingmar Bergman
Author:Kristin M. Jones
Title:Dissected intimacies
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:38-40
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Margot at the Wedding (2007)
Author:Daniel Stuyck
Title:The Defiant
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:42-44
Illustrations:  yes
Related person:   Eagle Pennell
Author:Amy Taubin
Title:All Talk?
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:45-47
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Starlee Kine
Title:About a Girl
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:48-50
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Juno (2007)
Author:Paul Arthur
Title:Atrocity Exhibitions
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:52-55
Illustrations:  yes
Related film: Redacted
Battle for Haditha
Author:Olaf Möller
Title:Dust to Dust
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:56-61
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Mark Olsen
Title:Seeing Is Disbelieving
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:62-63
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Nicole Armour
Title:Things Fall Apart
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:64-65
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Gavin Smith
Title:There Will Be Blood
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:66-67
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Amy Taubin
Title:Southland Tales
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:68-69
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Southland Tales (2006)
Author:Laura Kern
Title:The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:69-70
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Le scaphandre et le papillon (2007)
Author:Sam Adams
Title:Persepolis
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Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:70-71
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Persepolis (2007)
Author:Rob Nelson
Title:The Walker
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:71
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   The Walker (2007)
Author:Graham Fuller
Title:Atonement
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:71-72
Illustrations:  yes
Review of:   Atonement (2007)
Author:
Title:Home movies
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:74-77
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Travis Crawford
Title:A History of Vileness
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:78
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Robert Horton
Title:The Star Machine
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Phillip Lopate
Title:Staring Back
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:Vivian Sobchack
Title:Eiji Tsuburaya
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:79
Illustrations:  yes
Author:
Title:Closing shots
in:
Magazine:Filmcomment
Nr.:6
Year:2007
Pp:80
Illustrations:  yes