Kurt Maetzig (1911-2012)

I was surprised to read over the weekend of the death of Kurt Maetzig. He was 101. Maetzig began his career in film in the ’30s with work on film technologies and animation. After the rise of the Nazis his work permit was revoked because of his mother’s Jewish heritage, and he spent the war […]

Blasts from the past

Blu-rays from Kino Lorber

Gerry Anderson 1929-2012

Sergei Bondarchuk’s War and Peace (1966-67):
Criterion Blu-ray review

Barbet Schroeder’s General Idi Amin Dada (1974): Criterion Blu-ray review

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