The Most Beautiful Boy In The World …….all grown up

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  At the  end of the 1960’s  the openly gay famed Italian opera and movie director Luchino Visconti was finally ready to film his take on Thomas Mann’ s novella Death In Venice.   The story is of  an elderly composer who  travels to Venice for health reasons where he  becomes obsessed with the stunning beauty … Continue reading

THE OVERNIGHTERS a documentary by Jesse Moss

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After North Dakota introduced the controversial technology known as fracking in 2008 it suddenly became the nation’s second-largest oil-producing State.  So as the economic recession started to kick in really hard over the next few years, thousands of unemployed men unable to find work in their part of the country flocked to the new oilfields … Continue reading

The Royal Road

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Jenni Olsen’s cinematic essay based around the Camino Real which was once the main route from California to Mexico is a very esoteric nostalgic look at the rapidly changing landscape between San Francisco and Las Angeles. Part history lesson, part tribute to all the Missions that line the route,  and part recounting of an impossible … Continue reading

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