The Death of Black & White: The End of An Era

"Ah no, not this old stuff,” a millennial whines on seeing, even for a second, a black and white film, although, you can hear the same dismay from individuals over forty. However, any photographer, regardless of [...]

By |March 16th, 2018|Categories: Movies|Tags: , |0 Comments

A Short History of Big Tits in Cinema

Women of the jazz era, and in silent films, were always presented as flat chested with no hips.  Thankfully Mae West was the first full figured woman to grace the screen, and in the 30s [...]

By |March 9th, 2018|Categories: Movies|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Gregg Toland: Cinematographer (1904-1948)

When Orson Welles was asked who was the greatest cinematographer, he replied without hesitation, "Not only was Gregg Toland the greatest cameraman ever, he was also the fastest." The words, “the best” or “the greatest” [...]

By |March 7th, 2018|Categories: People|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

My Dad is 100 Years Old

Guy Maddin paints a comic nightmare as only he can guided by the imaginative writing of Isabella Rossellini who also stars in My Dad is 100 Years Old. This sublime short film finds Isabella Rossellini reminiscing [...]

By |March 2nd, 2018|Categories: Beyond, Features, Videos|Tags: , , |0 Comments