On the set of Masculin Feminin (Jean-Luc Godard, 1966).

FILM LISTS: “10 Cafes-In-Movies”

The number of responses for this one was overwhelming, and I found it almost impossible to narrow it down to ten titles, and actually impossible to select only one image for each. Further, filmmakers like Jean-Luc Godard and Jim Jarmusch merit a list of their own. It is in this spirit then, that I have [...]

FILM LIST: The Top 10 Iconic Bandages

FILM LIST: The Top 10 Iconic Bandages

With titles suggested by Distracted friends, our latest high class list is here, Iconic Bandages. Notable omissions this time include The Skin I Live In and Ash Wednesday. Bandages in cinema it seems, signify some change to the individual’s identity. They are mysterious: the viewer wants to know what is underneath them – what change [...]