Sabu and the Kordas

An 11-year-old orphan, discovered working in a maharajah’s stables by a cameraman on a scouting trip, represents one of the strangest anomalies in the history of movie-stardom. Osmond Borradaile was in India in preparation for a project based on a story by Rudyard Kipling when he met Selar Shaik and brought him to the attention […]

Blasts from the past

“Art films” and the nature of boredom

Establishing Shots by Kevin Nikkel: book review

John Huston’s Let There Be Light (1946)

Recent disks from England: Arrow Video, part one