My stance on foreign cinema

Posted by · 12:01 pm · July 4th, 2009

On Independence Day, no less… There seems to a huge misconception on the site that I dislike foreign language films and know little about them. While it is no secret I love American cinema and praise it frequently, I do indeed believe great films are made around the globe, and try to see every one […]

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Dream big

Posted by · 5:00 pm · November 6th, 2008

I think, as of today, Deepa Mehta is officially the bravest woman in movies. My reason for saying this? Well, she’s only taking on the small task of filming Salman Rushdie’s “Midnight’s Children,” a novel so vast in scope and fanciful in tone that no filmmaker has dared touch it since its publication in 1981. […]

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