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Jeff Whetstone’s The Batture Ritual by Ratik Asokan
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Invited to examine the human geography of lower Louisiana for the 2017 Prospect New Orleans triennial, Jeff Whetstone set off for the batture, a patch of land that separates the Mississippi from the city’s levee. 

Black Line, Mixed Signals, and Île d’Ouessant by Jordan Cronk
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From Andrei Tarkovsky to Lucrecia Martel, Peter Hutton to Nathaniel Dorsky, entire aesthetic philosophies, genres, and approaches to filmmaking have been rooted in the elements. 

Metaphors on Vision by Stan Brakhage
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A letter from Brakhage to the poet Robert Kelly describing his work on the groundbreaking film Mothlight.

Vesuvius in Your Mind: On Joan Jonas’s Early Films by Mónica Savirón
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Uncovering the artist’s innovations and legacies.

Amit Dutta by Shambhavi Kaul
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The filmmaker tracks the development of his research-based cinema from evocations of childhood memory to adaptations of Indian paintings and literature.

Ricky D’Ambrose by Steve Macfarlane
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“I don’t want to continue making movies this way.”

Abigail Child & Peter Bo Rappmund
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“Immaculate breakage! Elegant mobile! Yes! Yes! That’s it exactly!”

Lawrence Michael Levine by Gary M. Kramer
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The fine art of the romantic-comedy-thriller-mystery.

Jesse Moss by Pamela Cohn
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Compassion, religion, and secrets in a North Dakota boom town.

Robert Greene by Pamela Cohn
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Exploring performance in documentary film.

Iva Radivojevic by Pamela Cohn
Grant Gee by Pamela Cohn
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Pamela Cohn talks to Grant Gee, the celebrated filmmaker who directed films about Radiohead, Joy Division, and most recently, W.G. Sebald’s novel, The Rings of Saturn.

The Opposite of Science Is Magic by Rachael Rakes
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Rachael Rakes on Jacqueline Goss’s video art and new film The Observers.

James Benning at Views From the Avant Garde by Colin Beckett
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James Benning’s Twenty Cigarettes blows smoke in the face of typical filmic portraiture. Colin Beckett explores the many dimensions of the film and its slippery subjects.

Join Us in a Prayer by Alex Zafiris
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Braden King’s film HERE, opening in LA on April 27 and in San Francisco on May 11, deals with themes of exploration in life, cinema, and map-making. Alex Zafiris spoke to the filmmaker on his return from Sundance 2011.

Tacita Dean by Jeffrey Eugenides
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I agree with the French. “Tacita Dean. Formidable!” She is an overpowering force and I cower before her in admiration.

Jem Cohen by Lucy Raven
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Lucy Raven compares filmmaker Jem Cohen’s Chain—and the excerpted cut Chain Times Three shown at MoMA—to Benjamin’s Arcades Project, as a cataloguing of an urban cultural moment.

Mike Figgis  by Bette Gordon
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Director Mike Figgis composed his film, Leaving Las Vegas, like a jazz score. It soars and crashes, and soars again.

Michel Auder by Carole Ann Klonarides
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“Well, I observe humankind. I observe man and woman in struggle. And that’s why I feel like an anthropologist.”

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