July/August 2008 (PDF)

Current Stock:

Cover Story: Wall-E by Kent Jones

Jacques Nolot by Elisabeth Lequeret
Nostromo (David Lean’s unrealized project) by Richard Combs
The Exiles by Thom Andersen
Canadian Pseudo-Docs by Michael Atkinson
Manoel de Oliveira by Jonathan Rosenbaum

Brief Encounters: Ben Kingsley by Harlan Jacobson

Encore: Larry Clark’s Passing Through by Gary Giddins

Sound & Vision: Concert Doc CSNY Déjà-Vu by Robert Christgau & William E. Jones’s Tearoom by Chris Chang

Festivals: Cannes by Amy Taubin, Kent Jones, Larry Gross, Richard Peña, Joumane Chahine, and Gavin Smith; Tribeca by Amy Taubin

Screenings: Vicky Cristina Barcelona by Jonathan Romney, Trouble the Water by Rob Nelson, Elegy by Phillip Lopate, Profit Motive and the Whispering Wind by David James, Boy A by Chris Darke.

Short TakesFull Battle Rattle by Michael Joshua Rowin, A Girl Cut in Two by Kent Jones, I Served the King of England by Laura Kern, Journey to the Center of the Earth by Laura Kern, Mad Detective by Nicolas Rapold, Man on Wire by Nicolas Rapold, The Wackness by Laura Kern

Home Movies: Larisa Shepitko (Eclipse box set) by Michael Chaiken

Readings: Alex Cox’s X-Films by Jake Perlin

Alex Cox’s Flashback: John Ford’s Wagon Master

Olaf’s World: Li Ying

Distributor Wanted: In the City of Sylvia by J. Hoberman

Site Specifics: Paul Fileri on davekehr.com