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Future Malick projects …on IMAX?
Now that “The Tree of Life” is only days away from a limited release, it’s time to focus on the next grand, epic vision from the American auteur. And what’s a better way to “go big” than on IMAX? /Film (www.slashfilm.com) considered the possibility of Malick’s planned “Voyage of Time” hitting the big-big screen in a recent blog post.
Ebert thinks it’s too dark.
The Boston Globe’s Ty Burr isn’t the only one upset about dim screens. Roger Ebert shared his own annoyance on bad projection at the movies in a recent blog entry.
Highlights from the Apichatpong Weerasethakul’s 4 hour master class in New York
Michael Gibbons from the Film Society of Lincoln Center offered some highlights from the director’s lengthy multimedia presentation at the New Museum, the site of Weerasethakul’s new exhibition and month-long residency.
Sean Penn: Love him or hate him?
Glenn Kenny and Glenn Whipp discussed how they felt about the celebrated and often controversial actor in a lively conversation for MSN Movies.