Joe Angio’s How To Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (and Enjoy It) is a glorious commemoration of Melvin Van Peebles

December 22, 2015

How to Eat Your Watermelon in White Company (and Enjoy It) A FIRST-RATE CHRONICLE OF THE REMARKABLE LIFE AND CAREER OF ARTIST/PROVOCATEUR MELVIN VAN PEEBLES, CREATOR OF THE LEGENDARY 1971 FILM SWEET SWEETBACK’S BAADASSSSS SONG   Melvin Van Peebles’ extraordinary life story reveals an artist and a man whose groundbreaking impact on film, politics and

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The Returned is Coming and There is Nothing You Can Do But Watch!

November 21, 2013

In a small French mountain town, a group of people find themselves in a state of confusion as they attempt to return to their homes. What they do not yet know is that they have been dead for several years, and no one is expecting them back. As “The Returned” struggle to reintegrate with their families and past lovers, buried secrets emerge and new mysteries develop as they grapple with a miraculous and sinister new reality.

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Film Comment Breaks Down The Story of Film

January 20, 2013

  In the January / February issue of Film Comment, Jonathan Rosenbaum examines Mark Cousins’ ambitious documentary, The Story of Film: An Odyssey.  The documentary, which delivers 15 parts in just over 900 minutes, dissects the world history of film and is now available on DVD and VOD (Music Box Films). January / February Issue

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