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ALEXANDER MCQUEEN DOCUMENTARY

Quicksilver inspiration, preternatural artistry, and laser-focused drive against a backdrop of allies (Philip Treacy), loyal assistants (Sebastian Pons), ambivalent observers (Detmar Blow), and demons within (depression, drugs) and without (the fashion calendar)—the rapid rise and demise of Alexander McQueen is told in trenchant documentary form by Ian Bonhôte and Peter Ettedgui, co-directors of MCQUEEN. . […]

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AL GORE Q & A

Environmental activist, documentarian, and former Vice President Al Gore will participate in Q & A following a screening of his latest film AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER, written by Gore, and directed by Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk.   AL GORE—AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL: TRUTH TO POWER, Sunday, January 7, at 7:30 pm. BILLY WILDER THEATER, […]

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RUTH CHATTERTON IN FEMALE

“A long time ago I decided to travel the same open road that men travel. So, I treat men exactly the way they’ve always treated women.” — Ruth Chatterton, as Alison Drake, in FEMALE Chatterton became a chorus girl at 14, a Broadway star at 22, began her film career at 33, and played her […]

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WOMEN AT WORK

The new interview book by The Paris Review—WOMEN AT WORK, with an introduction by Ottessa Moshfegh—is limited to 5,000 copies, and is available only through the journal’s website. Included in the book are interviews with Dorothy Parker, Claudia Rankine, Isak Dinesen, Simone de Beauvoir, Elizabeth Bishop, Marguerite Yourcenar, Margaret Atwood, Grace Paley, Toni Morrison, Jan Morris, Joan Didion, and Hilary Mantel.   WOMEN AT WORK—INTERVIEWS FROM THE […]

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TWIN PEAKS AT MOMA

Is TWIN PEAKS 2017 a television series or a movie? “David Lynch’s latest TWIN PEAKS season is simply unclassifiable: something totally and spectacularly unique. However as the chief curator of film, and not television, at MoMA, I will simply say that my opinion on the matter can be interpreted through the fact that I have invited it […]