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 After the rise of the Nazis his work permit was revoked because of his mother’s Jewish heritage, and he spent the war […]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

Creeps be creeping

Alan Pakula’s The Parallax View (1974): Criterion Blu-ray review

Adapting Lovecraft

Face To Face With Evil: The Act of Killing (2012)