‘Get Low,’ ‘Monsters,’ ‘Skeletons’ among Edinburgh winners

Posted by · 4:57 pm · June 27th, 2010

I have an irritating habit of missing key prizewinners at film festivals, so it was with some astonishment that I perused the list of films honored at the close of the Edinburgh Film Festival — only to find that I’d seen most of them. Considering the brevity of my visit, and my mostly random selection […]

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EDINBURGH: ‘The Extra Man,’ ‘Two Eyes Staring’ and others

Posted by · 11:52 am · June 23rd, 2010

My third afternoon at the festival finds me wandering around the premises boasting a still-expanding black eye – not, alas, from a macho fistfight with Patrick Wilson over yesterday’s evaluation of “Barry Munday,” but from an accidental collision with a handrail after sneaking late into a pitch-dark screening theater this morning. The more I try […]

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