Saturday, August 29, 2015

Repo Man (USA: Alex Cox, 1984)




Repo Man (USA: Alex Cox, 1984: 92 mins)

Cronk, Jordan. "Repo Man." The Cinephiliacs #26 (September 8, 2013)

"Repo Man." The Cinematologists #1 (March 23, 2015)

Tobias, Scott. "Keynote: Repo Man." The Dissolve (July 15, 2013)

















Friday, August 28, 2015

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Resources for August 26, 2015

Guest, Haden. "The Complete Samuel Fuller." Harvard Film Archive (June 2015)

State of Siege (France/Italy/West Germany: Costa-Gravas, 1972: 120 mins) Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Westphal, Kyle. "Invasion of the Aaspect Ratios." Northwest Chicago Film Society (July 2, 2012)





Axmaker, Sean. "Fernando Di Leo, in the Shadow of THE GODFATHER." Keyframe (March 12, 2014) ["There is no loyalty, and really no family—there is just money and power and violence: Fernando Di Leo’s pulp fiction dismantlings."]

Robinson, Tasha. "Keynote: Zelig." The Dissolve (July 22, 2013)

Greene, Robert. "Edvard Munch." The Cinephiliacs #24 (August 11, 2013)

Ross, Janell. "The Myth of the Anchor Baby Deportation Defense." The Washington Post (August 20, 2015)





Fujishima, Kenji. "Rendez-Vous with French Cinema 2014: Tip Top." Slant (March 6, 2014)

Saturday, August 22, 2015

State of Siege (France/Italy/West Germany: Costa-Gravas, 1972)




State of Siege (France/Italy/West Germany: Costa-Gravas, 1972: 120 mins)


Bluegrass Film Society responses to State of Siege (August 2015)


Danner, Mark. "State of Siege: Their Torture, and Ours." The Current (May 27, 2015)

Perkins, John. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man. Berret-Koehler, 2004.

State of Siege Critics Round Up (Ongoing Archive)








Friday, August 21, 2015

Resources for August 22, 2015




Daisies (Czechoslovakia: Vera Chytilová, 1966: 74 mins) Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)





Aradillas, Aaron, Steven Santos and Matt Zoller Sietz. "Motion Studies #11 - Razzle Dazzle Part 6: The Takeaway." Press Play (April 4, 2012) ["A stunning montage that tunnels through the media distortion field as depicted in dozens of movie and video clips."]

Torture: Peace and Conflict Studies Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Blackhat Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Tobias, Scott. "Keynote: Repo Man." The Dissolve (July 15, 2013)

Sicinski, Michael. "Le Havre: 'Always Be a Human.'" Current (July 31, 2012)

"Yojimbo." The Cinematologists #4 (April 9, 2015)

"Bronson." The Cinematologists #5 (May 2, 2015)

Blackhat (USA: Michael Mann, 2015)




Blackhat (USA: Michael Mann, 2015: 133 mins)

Blue, Violet. "Blackhat the movie, as reviewed in Loki gifs." ZD Net (January 19, 2015)

Sachs, Ben. "Blackhat isn't a failed action movie—it's a big-budget avant-garde film." Chicago Reader (January 27, 2015)

Uhlich, Keith. "The Fog of Cyberwar: Blackhat." Reverse Shot (January 16, 2015)





Thursday, August 20, 2015

ENG 281: Fall 2015 Resources

Benton, Michael. Top Films From the 1930s to the Present Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Chocolat (France/Cameroon: Claire Denis, 1988: 105 mins) Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Video Essays Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Women and Cinema Dialogic Cinephilia (Ongoing Archive)

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

Daisies (Czechoslovakia: Vera Chytilová, 1966)




Daisies (Czechoslovakia: Vera Chytilová, 1966: 74 mins)

Daisies Criterion (Ongoing Archive)

Erickson, Steve. "The Art of Resistance: The brief, bright flowering of the Czech New Wave." Moving Image Source (April 24, 2012)

Harvey, Dennis. "DAISIES’ Chain: Czech New Wave High Points." Keyframe (June 7, 2012) ["A Pacific Film Archive series with two Věra Chytilová classics highlights an unforgettable era."]

Hudson, David. "Věra Chytilová, 1929 – 2014." Keyframe (March 12, 2014) ["Best known for DAISIES (1966), Chytilová was a major figure in Czech cinema."]

Rapold, Nicholas. "An Audience for Free Spirits in a Closed Society: Daisies, From the Czech Director Vera Chytilova, at BAM." The New York Times (July 1, 2012)








Resources for August 18, 2015




Chepp, Valerie. "Secrets of the SAT Sociological Cinema (December 28, 2012)

Blum, William. Killin Hope: U.S. Military and CIA Interventions Since World War II." Common Courage Press, 2004.

Hudson, David. “Agnès Varda in California.” Keyframe (August 17, 2015)








Faraci, Devin and Amy Nicholson. "Romeo and Juliet." The Canon #3 (November 17, 2014)

Bleasdale, John. "Tetsuo: Metal Machine Music." Electric Sheep (July 3, 2012)

Danner, Mark. "State of Siege: Their Torture, and Ours." The Current (May 27, 2015)

Perkins, John. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man. Berret-Koehler, 2004.