Tuesday Nov 19
Bonnie 'Prince' Billy to Perform at Georgetown this Friday, 11/22
Called "one of the country's most celebrated singer-songwriters," , The man who acts under the name Will Oldham and sings and composes under the name Bonnie "Prince" Billy has, over the past quarter-century, made an idiosyncratic journey through, and an indelible mark on, the worlds of indie rock and independent cinema.
It's strange that Jesse Eisenberg was ever deemed a substitute Michael Cera, even after The Social Network and Adventureland .
TIFF diary #8: Rivers and Russell, 'Blue,' and a likely Oscar contender
A Spell to Ward Off the Darkness is the first collaboration between experimental filmmakers Ben Rivers and Ben Russell - and man oh man, was it music to my eyes.
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TIFF diary #5: Reichardt, Turturro, and Pawlikowski
The surprise crowd-pleaser of TIFF 2013 was John Turturro's Fading Gigolo . Showcasing Woody Allen in a rare acting-only role, this surprisingly romantic tale about a man in his mid-50s is as charmingly hilarious as it is deftly dramatic.