TIFF – James Baldwin Speaks

Fallen Leaders Remembered I’m Not Your Negro  Dir. Raoul Peck, USA/France/Belgium/Switzerland, 2016, 93 minutes

A Persistent Voice, a Persistently Resistant Public

TIFF – ‘I Called Him Morgan’

Jazz Archaeology I Called Him Morgan Dir. Kasper Collin, Sweden, 2016, 91 minutes At the Toronto International Film Festival 

Lee Morgan and Helen, Before Things Got Bad

Abbas Kiarostami Remembered in NY

A Poet of Images Abbas Kiarostami, the great Iranian filmmaker, photographer and poet, died July 4th in Paris. Kiarostami was 76, and news that has emerged belatedly suggests that his death was the… More ›

Weathered Ruins Observed