How to Make a Gorgeous Western: Lenser Prieto and Composer Beltrami on 'The Homesman' Thompson on Hollywood

Shooting “The Homesman” was a uniquely atmospheric experiment for cinematographer Prieto (“Argo,” Martin Scorsese’s upcoming “The Silence”). Using Czech and Japanese photographers Josef Koudelka and Ichiro Kojima as inspiration for conveying textured interiors and harsh weather conditions, the first thing that Prieto did was test with both digital and film ….Read More Via: THOMPSON on Read more

Bastille & Haim – “Bite Down” STEREOGUM

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Bastille and Haim have shared a collaboration called “Bite Down” that they did for the English rock band’s upcoming release, VS (Other People’s Heartache Pt. III). The mixtape also features contributions from Angel Haze, MNEK, and Lizzo. “It’s always been really important to me to constantly make new music and ….Read More Via: STEREOGUM

NYC DOC Review: Laura Nix’s Activism & Pranksterism Doc ‘The Yes Men Are Revolting’ Also Has A Personal Touch THE PLAYLIST

Over the last twenty years, culture-jamming hoaxsters “Mike Bonanno” and “Andy Bichlbaum” (their pseudonyms) aka The Yes Men — a duo of activist pranksters and revolutionaries — have hijacked the mainstream media to bring attention to various cases of eco-social importance. Their list of accolades is long and storied. Formed ….Read More Via: THE PLAYLIST