Category Archives: Film

Back to The Pleasure Garden

Happy birthday Hattie Jacques!

Advertisements

Dress-down Friday: Bryher

A startlingly contemporary vision in between-the-wars film

Dress-down Friday: Bryher

A startlingly contemporary vision in between-the-wars film

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach

Drama v documentary – but there can only be one winner.

Je suis Annemarie Schwarzenbach

Drama v documentary – but there can only be one winner.

Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow

Der Geldkomplex

A new Spanish film based on the novel by Fanny zu Reventlow

Waking the witch

A forthcoming documentary about Rosaleen Norton

Waking the witch

A forthcoming documentary about Rosaleen Norton

Doubles: Sybille Schmitz

The inspiration for Fassbinder’s masterpiece, Veronika Voss

Doubles: Sybille Schmitz

The inspiration for Fassbinder’s masterpiece, Veronika Voss

Ade

Actor Karlheinz Böhm (1928-2014)

Ade

Actor Karlheinz Böhm (1928-2014)

The Viking of 6th Avenue

Moondog makes it to the movies! (with your help…)

The Viking of 6th Avenue

Moondog makes it to the movies! (with your help…)

Satan Came to Eden

“Wherever you go, you bring yourself”

Satan Came to Eden

“Wherever you go, you bring yourself”

One hundred years of joy

The centenary of poet and filmmaker James Broughton

One hundred years of joy

The centenary of poet and filmmaker James Broughton

Les Jambes de Saint-Pierre

Pierre Molinier: “Eros in androgyny, decadence and temptation”

Les Jambes de Saint-Pierre

Pierre Molinier: “Eros in androgyny, decadence and temptation”

Poison

Surrealist mugging from Meret Oppenheim and Man Ray

Poison

Surrealist mugging from Meret Oppenheim and Man Ray

The Soldier with No Name

Claude Cahun, on screen and in print

The Soldier with No Name

Claude Cahun, on screen and in print

Places: Nollendorfplatz

The birth of arthouse cinema, 100 years ago today

Places: Nollendorfplatz

The birth of arthouse cinema, 100 years ago today

The Wormwood Star

Curtis Harrington’s rare film tribute to (oc)cult artist Marjorie Cameron

The Wormwood Star

Curtis Harrington’s rare film tribute to (oc)cult artist Marjorie Cameron

The Student of Prague

Hanns Heinz Ewers’ 1913 film which “bridged the supernatural and the psychological”.

The Student of Prague

Hanns Heinz Ewers’ 1913 film which “bridged the supernatural and the psychological”.

The Bearded Heart

Dadaists v Surrealists: the final round.

The Bearded Heart

Dadaists v Surrealists: the final round.

Nice Guys Don’t Work in Hollywood

“A story about the battle between art and business, from a man torn between both worlds who lived to tell the tale.”

Nice Guys Don’t Work in Hollywood

“A story about the battle between art and business, from a man torn between both worlds who lived to tell the tale.”

Death in the Port Jackson Hotel

Vali Myers caught on film in 1972…

Death in the Port Jackson Hotel

Vali Myers caught on film in 1972…

Menken on Warhol

A Factory tour by experimental filmmaker Marie Menken…

Menken on Warhol

A Factory tour by experimental filmmaker Marie Menken…