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Film Quarterly. 1985; 38412–16 doi: https://doi.org/10.2307/1212389
Published: 01 July 1985
...Thomas Doherty The Talking Heads film revitalizes the dormant rock documentary form and avoids rock-video cliches. Copyright 1985 The Regents of the University of California Featuring the Talking Heads Demme Jonathan Goetzman Gary Cronenweth Jordan films or foreclose on...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73482–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.4.82
Published: 01 June 2020
... story documents lives lived on the edge of survival and the criminal-justice system. InDigital Smoke Signals: Aerial Foot- age from the Night of November 20, 2016 at Standing Rock (Myron Dewey, 2016), the strategic use of drone footage challenges official media and police reports denying the use of...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73434–40 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.4.34
Published: 01 June 2020
... as a migrant. Fur- thermore, those who appear before its lens tend to elude the gaze of the camera or challenge the authority of the frame. A woman submerges herself in a stream, beneath a rock, and disappears from view; a long-bearded man seen in medium close-up looks fixedly to the left of the...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 7335–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.5
Published: 01 March 2020
... dedication, to serve some of the most important filmmakers in the world today. Along with cofounder Mike Thomas, they built an enterprise that has achieved rock-star status on a shoestring. To celebrate, screenings and parties and dinners were held coast to coast, at blue-chip venues the Museum of Modern Art...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73399–102 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.99
Published: 01 March 2020
... more profit- able to make a quickie musical with Elvis Presley, like Jailhouse Rock (Richard Thorpe, 1957), or with the Beatles, like A Hard Day s Night (Richard Lester, 1964). By the six- ties and seventies, many of those weaned on Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals fulfilled their desire for theatrical...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73393–98 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.93
Published: 01 March 2020
... scene from Bona. I owe my interest in movies to my mom. She took the family to the movies all the time, and always gave me money to rent videocassettes when I was growing up. Her taste was more refined than mine lots of the same Jane Wyman and Rock Hudson films that Brocka also liked, and some of the...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73366–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.66
Published: 01 March 2020
... equally on punk- rock defiance and New York attitude. As a new wave of im- migration was rapidly expanding Asian American visibility beyond its traditional West Coast base, these artists firmly es- tablished New York City as a new creative center. Unlike the West Coastmedia activists of a decade earlier...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 731102–104 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.1.102
Published: 01 September 2019
... that like the New Latin American Cinema movement marked the growing global marketability of the region s cultural pro- duction in the 1960s. Tomás Crowder-Taraborrelli situates The Hour of the Furnaces within the contemporary emergence of rock na- cional in Argentina, though the genre ultimately...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 72468–73 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.72.4.68
Published: 01 June 2019
... formidable rock walls without the protection of ropes or other safety gear. Some of Honnold s climbing accidents have occurred in front of a camera, and some are included in Free Solo (2018), Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi and Jimmy Chin s Oscar-winning documentary about his preparations to free solo El Capitan...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 7249–17 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.72.4.9
Published: 01 June 2019
... the Dust (1991) and Kasi Lemmons’ Eve's Bayou (1997). I focus here on two shows which were themselves created by Black women feature film directors, Shots Fired (Gina Prince Bythewood with Reggie Rock Bythewood) and Queen Sugar (Ava DuVernay). I examine how characters like Pastor Janae (from Shots...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 72344–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.72.3.44
Published: 01 March 2019
... like Last Resort. That is to say, Cold War is at times defined by a tension between joy and despair. On the one hand, there is the ecstatic dancing of its high points, best displayed in one crucial scene of Zula losing her- self at a nightclub as she dances to Rock around the Clock, bodies melting...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72285–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.2.85
Published: 01 December 2018
... Michal and imon Caban, was de- scribed as statehood in motion and consisted of fourteen female and three male gymnasts loosely dressed in the tri- color of white, red, and blue to symbolize the national flag.7 The second was a modern line dance to Whatever It Takes, by the American rock band Imagine...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72245–54 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.2.45
Published: 01 December 2018
..., Liberia, and his recovery out of that was to be a stay-at-home dad, and nurse me, and play classical music. My mother s brother taught me about jazz, so I listen to jazz when I need to. Going to a white Catholic girls school taught me about rock n roll you know, I can rock out Roxanne by the Police...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 722112–114 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.2.112
Published: 01 December 2018
... nurtured her own towering persona, charmed everyone from Al Capone to Queen Mary, and reinvented her style with each decade, from vaudeville and ragtime to jazz and rock and roll. A meticulous archivist of her own story, Tucker crafted a collection of elaborate scrapbooks throughout her life as tangible...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72139–49 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.1.39
Published: 01 September 2018
... Standing Rock movements and looking back at the Native Brotherhood and Sisterhood, connecting the past and the present. Our movements are about voice. Being an indigenous artist is an act of activism in itself. We have to claim our space wherever and whenever we can. What I will always have with me is the...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72173–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.1.73
Published: 01 September 2018
... for more than a decade in her other capacity as curator of the Wavelengths section of the Toronto Interna- tional Film Festival. In the Ir/réel section alone, one could dive straight into a noise-rock concert through Barulho, Eclipse (Uproar, Eclipse, Ico Costa, 2017); experience the slow...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72126–38 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.1.26
Published: 01 September 2018
... si- lence. The scenes of Black Power meetings feel curiously muted, the council estates eerily quiet, and even the mo- ments of rock or soul music are kept to a bare minimum, with just the odd burst of a sound system or the brief sounds of a Hendrix record in the flat of the young black teenagers...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 72113–25 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.72.1.13
Published: 01 September 2018
... le- thal rocks and fingernails, and their justifiable anger, is particularly difficult at this historical moment. Where conservative critics dismiss TheHandmaid s Tale as overwrought, liberal critics embrace it as timely, as the ulti- mate expression of the Trump moment. Both are missing one key...
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Film Quarterly. 2018; 71377–80 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2018.71.3.77
Published: 01 March 2018
...-rock score, and two likeable young stars in eloquent conversation. I did not anticipate that the same film could also be so political in its own right. In the age of noise, Kogonada s Columbus is a radically quiet declaration of resistance. Columbus is the feature-film debut of Korean American director...
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Film Quarterly. 2017; 71191–96 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2017.71.1.91
Published: 01 September 2017
... shifts his frame from human labor to a wider con- sideration of the sheets of rock being harvested. Helvetica is all about words, tracing the development of a dominant font, its design and use. According to Tillery, Hustwit leaned over during the screening to note that Il Capo s titles were in Helvetica...