La Jetée Year: 1963 Director: Chris Marker There are a million and one reasons why I respect the work of distributors such as Criterion, but none more paramount than the breadth and scope of their catalogue. With spine numbers north of 1000 now there is simply a plethora of film styles and genres to wade … Continue reading Criterion Project #21: LA JETÉE (1963)
Month: December 2021
Criterion Project #20: YOJIMBO (1961)
Author's note: Once again I come to you with an apology (and some good news). I began last week with every intention of getting this article done in time to be posted by last Monday but, alas, the time got out of hand. Prepping for the Christmas season, writing this article, and launching a podcast … Continue reading Criterion Project #20: YOJIMBO (1961)
Criterion Project #19: METROPOLITAN (1990)
Metropolitan Spine #326 Year: 1990 Director: Whit Stillman Fate has once again delivered me a serendipitous subject to tackle (I swear I'm not doing this on purpose). Here we are in the thick of the holiday season and this week's film is a Christmas time gem that doesn't get any attention this time of year … Continue reading Criterion Project #19: METROPOLITAN (1990)
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