Film Comment Back Issues 728x90 Film Society of Lincoln Center

July/August 2013

FEATURES

THE CANYONS
By Larry Gross
Paul Schrader on his migration to the frontiers of “post-cinema” indie filmmaking

LINDSAY LOHAN
By Paul Schrader
Why the high-maintenance star of The Canyons is worth the trouble

THE ACT OF KILLING
By Stuart Klawans
Joshua Oppenheimer’s thoroughly unorthodox journey into the minds of the men who enacted the Indonesian genocide

MATÍAS PIÑEIRO
By Robert Horton
The singularly beguiling and literate comedies of Argentina’s freshest new talent

YOUTUBE
By Howard Hampton
The digital era’s celebrity culture lifted its moves from Andy Warhol’s playbook but forgot his work ethic

FERNANDO DI LEO
By Maitland McDonagh
The reigning master of Seventies Italo-crime films had more than cheap thrills on his mind

DEPARTMENTS

EDITOR’S LETTER

OPENING SHOTS
News, Hot Property: Aleksei Balabanov's Me, Too, Alex Cox’s 10,000 Ways to Die: André de Toth's Play Dirty, Site Specifics: Letterboxd, Trivial Top 20®: Best Directorial Debuts by Screenwriters, Restoration Row

GUILTY PLEASURES
Bret Easton Ellis 

OLAF’S WORLD
Nanouk Leopold by Olaf Möller

ENCORE
King Vidor’s Beyond the Forest by Howard Hampton

SOUND & VISION
Chantal Akerman by Courtney Fiske and James Nare's Street by Chris Chang

A FACE IN THE CROWD
Wanda Hendrix by Chuck Stephens

CRITICS’ CHOICE
Eight critics rate 25 new releases

FESTIVALS
Cannes by Amy Taubin, Kent Jones, Gavin Smith, and Dennis Lim

SCREENINGS
Faust by Joumane Chahine, The Look of Love by Graham Fuller, Ain’t Them Bodies Saints by Meredith Slifkin, Passion by Violet Lucca, Drug War by Steve Erickson, Computer Chess by Kent Jones

SHORT TAKES
Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me by Nicolas Rapold, Cutie and the Boxer by Chris Chang, Europa Report by Chris Chang, Fruitvale Station by Nicolas Rapold, The Hunt by Laura Kern, You're Next by Laura Kern

HOME MOVIES
Pere Portabella Complete Works by Manuel Yáñez-Murillo, The Silence by Max Kyburz, A Labor of Love by Patrick Friel, The File on Thelma Jordon by Aaron Cutler, Shout! Factory by Gavin Smith, The Brontë Sisters by Kristin M. Jones, Tatsumi by David Filipi, The Life of Oharu by Giovanni Vimercati, The Kingdom of Naples The Bomber Pilot by Chuck Stephens, The Mask of Dimitrios by Nicolas Rapold, Hal Hartley box set by Emma Myers

READINGS
Another Steven Soderbergh Experience: Authorship & Contemporary Hollywood by Mark Gallagher

GRAPHIC DETAIL
Hanna Bodnar by Adrian Curry

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