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For Memory's Sake: John Schlesinger's Yanks (1)

For Memory's Sake: John Schlesinger's Yanks (1)

Posted by Daniel Kremer on Jan 28th 2019

San Francisco-based moviemaker and film preservationist Daniel Kremer, author of Sidney J. Furie: Life and Films and currently in production on the new documentary Sidney J. Furie: Fire Up the Carouse

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Nostalgia, Both Grand and Intimate

Nostalgia, Both Grand and Intimate

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Jan 8th 2019

As director John Schlesinger’s life partner, photographer Michael Childers, told biographer William J. Mann for the latter’s 2005 Edge of Midnight: The Life of John Schlesinger: “John could eithe

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The Ashby Decade

The Ashby Decade

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Sep 2nd 2016

Seven films from the ’70s – The Landlord (1970), Harold and Maude (1971), The Last Detail (1973), Shampoo (1975), Bound for Glory (1976), Coming Home (1978), Being There (1979) – comprise one remar

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Very Good, Mr. Wexler

Very Good, Mr. Wexler

Posted by Mike Finnegan on Dec 27th 2015

In an 2012 interview he gave to film journalist Trevor Hogg at www.flickeringmyth.com, Haskell Wexler, who died Sunday at age 93, was as simultaneously plain-spoken and eloquent as ever describing h

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