Monthly Archives: April 2011

f for orson

Dolores Costello, Joseph Cotten, Ray Collins and Anne Baxter in The Magnificent Ambersons. Welles. 1942.

leacock directs

Cinéma vérité pioneer Richard Leacock, who died last month at age 89, with his lightweight camera. Circa 1962.

cute couple alert

John Barrymore and Dolores Costello, the third Mrs. Barrymore, honeymooning in the Galapagos Islands. 1928.

reisz directs

Vanessa Redgrave and director Karel Reisz on the set of Isadora. 1968.

poly styrene is dead

Poly Styrene died yesterday at age 53.


Trafic. Jacques Tati. 1971.

the decorative sex

Marie-France Pisier, who died yesterday at age 66, with Barbet Schroeder, Dominique Labourier and Nathalie Asnar in Celine and Julie Go Boating. Jacques Rivette. 1974.

As Colette Tazzi in Love on the Run. Truffaut. 1979.

With Dominique Labourier and Juliet Berto in Celine and Julie Go Boating.

With Jean-François Adam and Jean-Pierre Léaud in Stolen Kisses. Truffaut. 1968.

cover art

Orson Welles in Pasolini‘s La ricotta segment of Ro.Go.Pa.G. 1963.

demille, he liked a rocking-chair

Films and Filming. January 1958.


National Lampoon’s Animal House. John Landis. 1978.