Monthly Archives: June 2012

catching up with the chaplins

The freshly knighted Sir Chas poses with the family: Annette, Josephine, Oona, Christopher, Geraldine and Jane. March 4, 1975.

on your sleeve


adolph zukor in 3d

Adolph Zukor subjects himself to being filmed by a 3-D camera for some sort of promotional film.

cute band alert

Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars.

one plus one

Mick Jagger in One Plus One. Godard. 1968.

buñuel directs

Luis Buñuel directs Fernando Rey and Delphine Seyrig in The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie. 1972.

f for orson

Orson looking a little stiff in The Immortal Story. 1968.

way back

Fred Ott‘s Sneeze, the first close-up ever made photographed by W.K.L. Dickson at the Edison “Black Maria” studio—at right—Annabelle-the-Dancer in the Serpentine, pictured by Edison for the Kinetoscope.



cover art

March 1966.

Catherine Deneuve in Repulsion. Roman Polanski. 1965.