In-flight entertainment

I recently took a one-week trip to Beijing to attend my brother’s wedding. The city itself is fascinating, built on a monumental scale (or as dissident artist Ai Weiwei puts it, “inhuman”), and Beijing traffic is one of the most terrifying things I’ve ever encountered. I didn’t have a lot of time to explore, but […]

Blasts from the past

Gualtiero Jacopetti (1919-2011)

Spectrum of Horror: from class to crass

Farewell to a good friend: Dave Barber

Criterion Blu-ray review: Polanski’s Macbeth (1971)