MARTHA MARCY MAY MARLENE

[caption id="attachment_2917" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Elizabeth Olsen and Sarah Paulson in a scene from 'Martha Marcy May Marlene'[/caption] VERY GOOD MOVIE! Creepy, smart, beautiful. I watched it a couple of weeks ago and it has haunted me since. Sean Durkin wrote and directed this tense film about a young woman who…

ANOTHER EARTH

Long time no blog and no update, I know. My approach this year has been to do more and talk about the process less, which is unfortunately the opposite of blogging. Rest assured, though- things are moving along very well here at CFAAF headquarters and the minute I have concrete…

5 INSPIRING THINGS

(It's my new thing for the new year - blogging in list form.) 1. aesthetics of joy - a great blog, with the subtitle design + delight. My favorite recent entry - the Rothko-inspired cookies. 2. The wonderful documentary on Woody Allen by Robert Weide that aired on PBS. A…

VERTIGO

I finally saw this classic - on the big screen at the Lightbox, no less! And it was gorgeous. And weird. And wonderfully artificial in many senses - the look, the theme. In fact, that's probably my favorite thing about Hitchcock- his beautiful artifice. [caption id="attachment_2696" align="alignnone" width="400" caption="Kim Novak…
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