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3 things about Laura Poitras’ ALL THE BEAUTY AND THE BLOODSHED
All the Beauty and the Bloodshed  1. A Nan Goldin slideshow double-billed with John Waters’ Desperate Living. 2. “He wanted to blind me.” 3. Forced to witness testimony via Zoom.
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3 things about Daisy von Scherler Mayer’s PARTY GIRL
Party Girl  1. “He-he-hello!” 2. Club kids waiting in line for falafel. 3. “How’s your upper torso?” 3 other things.
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3 things about Graham Mason’s INSPECTOR IKE
Inspector Ike  1. A corpse that slaps. 2. Blanket, milk, turkey leg. 3. “On a scale of one-to-ten–” “Ten.” “–with ten meaning guilty–” “One, I meant one.” Like my own film, Inspector Ike had the misfortune of being completed … Continue reading
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3 things about Woody Allen’s INTERIORS
Interiors  1. Every design recommendation she makes is more expensive than the agreed upon budget. 2. The back of his head, wintry Manhattan and the tops of skyscrapers. “I will say … it was like an ice palace.” 3. … Continue reading
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3 things about Julien Duvivier’s TALES OF MANHATTAN
Tales of Manhattan  1. Antler room. 2. He grudgingly offers up a roar. 3. Scarecrow.
3 things about Martin Scorsese’s AFTER HOURS
After Hours  1. “Not a lot of scars.” 2. “There’s certain things that I will not do. I’m telling you in advance.” 3. “That’s June. She’s always here.” 3 other things.
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3 things about Milton Katselas’s REPORT TO THE COMMISSIONER
Report to the Commissioner  1. Bob Balaban as a double amputee. 2. Carol Channing billboard. 3. Sweaty elevator.
3 things about Preston Sturges’ CHRISTMAS IN JULY
Christmas in July  1. It’s Bred in the Bean. 2. “Two can live as cheaply as one.” “Who wants to live cheaply?” 3. “Kindly cut a groove, will you?” 3 other things.
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3 things about Sidney Lumet’s NETWORK
Network  1. The middle of the George Washington Bridge. 2. “I want angry shows.” 3. The sheen of his mustache in the conference room’s half-light.
Sag Harbor, New York City, Portland!
Roy’s World: Barry Gifford’s Chicago is playing in a whole bunch of theaters real soon! June 12, 2022: Sag Harbor Cinema, Sag Harbor, NY Yours truly in person June 19, 2022: Museum of the Moving Image, Astoria, Queens, NY Yours … Continue reading
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