At a promo screening for the 2018 farm documentary THE BIGGEST LITTLE FARM directed by John Chester. 🍿
Watching Elisabeth Moss in the 2019 film HER SMELL directed by Alex Ross Perry. 🎥
Watching Ken Loach’s 2012 film THE ANGELS’ SHARE again. 🎥
Watching the 2019 documentary KNOCK DOWN THE HOUSE from Rachel Lears on Netflix. 🍿
Time to watch the Czech New Wave anthology film PEARLS OF THE DEEP from 1966 on The Criterion Channel. 🎥
This week at work my film students are in three crews with each of the crews shooting a film a week for the next three weeks. A month from now there will be 9 new short films made. It is a busy and fun time of year.
For Micro Monday I’d recommend @grayareas for some interesting thoughts on cinema.
Watching Agnès Varda’s 1993 documentary THE YOUNG GIRLS TURN 25 on The Criterion Channel. 🎥
Finally watching Jacques Demy’s 1967 musical THE YOUNG GIRLS OF ROCHEFORT on The Criterion Channel. 🎥
Unsettling, strange, and bold, HIGH LIFE is Claire Denis working in her own cinematic way. A thought-provoking film in the tradition of Marker in exploring ideas, memory, and morality through a distorted lens that looks into our soul.
About to see my most-anticipated film of the year, Claire Denis’ strange sci-fi HIGH LIFE in the theatre. 🎥