Category Archives: Film

Next stop: Goblin City

I had a look at the new exhibition  Jim Henson’s Labyrinth: Journey to Goblin City. Check it out on ArtsATL.com.

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Catching up

Early summer was a busy time for me, and I didn’t have as much time to post on this blog as I would have liked. Here are some of the stories I worked on during that time: For the Atlanta … Continue reading

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New doc “Outcast Forever” focuses on all-black motorcycle club

A fascinating new documentary out of Atlanta focuses on the subculture of the Outcast MC, an all African-American outlaw motorcycle club. I spoke with the filmmakers for Burnaway.

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Joel Grey reflects on “Cabaret” and life in new memoir

Performing as the Emcee in the musical Cabaret would seemingly be a dream come true for any performer. It’s interesting then to learn that Joel Grey, who played the role in both the original 1966 Broadway show and in the … Continue reading

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I and this mystery…

In Lauren Gunderson’s new play I and You, the character Anthony enters speaking the words of Walt Whitman: “I and this mystery here we stand.” Check out my review of the show–and its mysterious and surprising ending–on ArtsATL. I also … Continue reading

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Review of “Heart of a Dog”

“This is my dream body, the one I use to walk around in my dreams…” So opens the new documentary film Heart of a Dog by performance artist Laurie Anderson. I took a look for BurnAway.

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Review of “Mustang”

I review the new film Mustang, which has been nominated for the Best Foreign Language Oscar, 2016. The film opens today, January 15, at the Landmark Midtown Art Cinema in Atlanta.  

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Would you kindly look the other way?

My curatorial project for the prestigious online arts journal The Art Section has been published in the December issue; I selected and wrote about a short collection of music videos. Would you kindly look the other way?

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My review of “Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict”

“It’s hard to imagine what Peggy Guggenheim might have wished for when she blew out the candles on a birthday cake. She had all the money in the world, collected the era’s most significant art, was surrounded by fascinating people, … Continue reading

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Review of “Black Panthers”

Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution is a new documentary by filmmaker Stanley Nelson Jr. that takes a look at the Black Panthers movement of the 1960s and ’70s. The film opens October 9 at Landmark Midtown Cinema in Atlanta. I reviewed the film for … Continue reading

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