Gary M. Kramer
Featuring selections by Jem Cohen, Keith Connolly, Britton Powell, Alan Courtis, Byron Westbrook, and more.
“We never thought, ‘We have to give them dignity.’ We thought we have to give them empathy.”
“Obsession and fantasy, like desire and fear, happen in the mind… the most powerful, fixated erotic organ known to man.”
“She’ll be like an apple tree among all the ash-colored buildings of that granite city.”
“A cat and mouse game between attraction and repulsion.”
“He needed to know everything about her, and we went beyond his narrative—into his hard drive—to know everything about him.”
“The reviews, even the positive ones, said, ‘You won’t like these people, and nothing happens,’ and yet we benefit from those expectations.”
“All evidence is wrong. It’s distressed—just like memory.”
Transcripts, technical language, and airline disasters.
The fine art of the romantic-comedy-thriller-mystery.
Shining a light on Latin American cinema.
The cinematic influences of an emerging director.