Things we lost in the fire

Posted by · 5:03 pm · August 9th, 2011

Apologies for the silence on the site in the last day or so — Kris has been in transit, while I’ve been distracted by dispiriting events close to home. ┬áThe riots that have been plaguing London since Saturday night seemed to finally attract the full attention of international news networks today, but I’m not sure […]

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Selling ‘Antichrist’: arthouse or genre?

Posted by · 4:45 pm · September 29th, 2009

As we’ve seen from the wildly varied poster designs for the film, “Antichrist” offers it marketers an unusual range of options. Depending on the region, it’s being sold as a stern art film, a jokey provocation, a horror scream-fest or a mixture of all three. We have yet to see how the film performs Stateside, […]

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