August 25, 2015

Sugimoto’s Movie Theaters

By Brian Michael Murphy

“Suppose you shoot a whole movie in a single frame?” The answer: “You get a shining screen.” […] One afternoon I walked into a cheap cinema in the East Village […]

February 19, 2013

Life to the Image, Death to the Word

By Amit Majmudar

Sometimes a specific, historical incident has the interpretability of a parable. An example: How the cannons in Henry VIII, Shakespeare’s last play (actually a collaboration with John Fletcher), set off […]