Self-distributed “Guiana 1838”

Shatters BOT Record; “Motorcycle Diaries” also B.O. Tour de Force by Brian Brooks, September 29, 2004 Releases ranging from well-known specialty titles from the mini-majors to self-distributed films playing at one location dominated the indie box office...

An actor is…

…someone who remembers. On the simplest level, someone who remembers his lines, his cues, his moves, his notes, to do up his fly-buttons, to tie his shoelaces, to carry his props, to enter, to exit. Simple things, complex things. An actor is someone who...

Finding the Spirit of a Journey

Walter Salles on “Motorcycle Diaries” by Erica Abeel, September 23, 2004 “Motorcycle Diaries” has made Walter Salles the current golden boy of Latin American cinema. The Brazilian’s director’s biopic about the young Che...

Woodstock Festival Set for Year Five

by Brian Brooks, September 20, 2004 Returning once again with its mantra “Fiercely Independent,” the Woodstock Film Festival has unveiled plans for its fifth edition. Dylan Kidd’s “p.s.” will have its East Coast premiere in Woodstock,...

Granny’s wisdom

“The best part about using your imagination is, there are no rules and you can make up anything you want.” — Baby Looney Tunes, 2004