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Download Woman with a Movie Camera: My Life as a Russian Filmmaker by Marina Goldovskaya, Antonina W. Bouis, Robert Rosen PDF

By Marina Goldovskaya, Antonina W. Bouis, Robert Rosen

A desirable autobiography that tells the intertwining tales of 1 of Russia's best-known documentary filmmakers and the eventful part century of Russian heritage she has recorded.

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Download SNFU: What no one else wanted to say by Chris Walter PDF

By Chris Walter

In 1982, 5 courageous yet silly younger males traded the protection and tedium of suburbia for a brutal routine of greasy meals, unending traveling, shaky equipment, dingy bars, an excessive amount of booze, and violent lovers. whereas SNFU didn't instantly look like noticeable applicants for punk rock stardom, they speedy rose as much as take not only Edmonton, Alberta, however the whole international through typhoon. via combining the fancy degree antics and political lyricism of singer Chi Pig with the infectious guitar assault of Marc and Brent Belke, SNFU absolutely embodied the spirit of punk rock that lives on today.

Now, for the 1st time ever, stick to SNFU as they roam throughout 4 continents, leaving a path of livid bouncers, blown amplifiers, crooked promoters, deserted enthusiasts, tired cars, and damaged beer bottles of their wake. From not just the mouths of bandmembers either previous and current, but additionally from those that have been there to wash up the mess and hold the equipment, this can be the inspirational but tough or even ruinous tale of SNFU, the mythical Canadian punk band that by no means knew while to give up.

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Download Harmony Korine : interviews by Kohn, Eric; Korine, Harmony; Korine, Harmony PDF

By Kohn, Eric; Korine, Harmony; Korine, Harmony

Harmony Korine: Interviews tracks filmmaker Korine's wonderful upward thrust, fall, and upward thrust back via his personal evolving voice. Bringing jointly interviews accumulated from over twenty years, this specific chronicle contains infrequent interviews unavailable in print for years and an in depth, new dialog recorded on the filmmaker's domestic in Nashville.

After greater than 20 years, concord Korine (b. 1973) continues to be the most renowned and but subversive filmmakers in the United States. Ever due to the fact that his access into the self sufficient movie scene because the irrepressible prodigy who wrote the screenplay for Larry Clark's Kids in 1992, Korine has retained his stature because the final cinematic provocateur. He either intelligently observes sleek social milieus and at the same time thumbs his nostril at them. Now imminent center age, and extra influential than ever, Korine is still deliberately sensationalistic and without end creative.

He parlayed the good fortune of Kids into directing the dreamy portrait of overlook Gummo years later. along with his audacious 1999 electronic video drama Julien Donkey-Boy, Korine endured to illustrate a penchant for fusing experimental, subversive pursuits with lyrical narrative options. Surviving an early occupation burnout, he resurfaced with a trifecta of insightful works that outfitted on his past aesthetic leanings: a shockingly tender rumination on id (Mister Lonely, 2007), a gritty quasi-diary movie (Trash Humpers, 2009) and a blistering portrait of yank hedonism (Spring Breakers, 2013), which yielded major advertisement luck. all through his profession he has additionally endured as a mixed-media artist whose fields integrated track movies, work, images, publishing, songwriting, and function art.

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Download Embedded: Confessions of a TV Sex Journalist by Ross Dale PDF

By Ross Dale

Similar to Harold & Kumar visit White fortress, this publication is a brilliant experience: attractive, hilarious, raunchy, and all of sudden touching. -Danny Leiner, Director of Dude, Where's My motor vehicle? And Harold & Kumar visit White fort ROSS DALE is a Wesleyan graduate serenely crusing via post-college existence while he will get the supply he cannot refuse. For double his pay, Playboy television desires him to supply their convey Sexcetera, an particular adventure in journalism billed as ''true tales from the sexual frontier.'' A prep scholar from a sheltered domestic, Dale reveals himself all over the place he by no means imagined he'd pass: taking pictures gang bangs with the West Coast Gang Bangers, attending the yearly Nudes-A-Popping pageant at an Indiana nudist inn, brothels in Amsterdam, swinger events and extra. in the back of Dale's preliminary surprise, a fascination grows for the characters in entrance of the digicam: a few humorous, a few gross, all dealing with the strain of attempting to stability humdrum, daily life with outrageous intercourse lives. Plus considered one of his major girls, a stunning and bare soft-core motion picture queen, simply may need a specific thing for him. Dale's peculiar task turns into a life-changing experience, and he is having fun with the trip. through turns hilarious, wry, and deliciously erotic, Dale inspires the weird international of pornography and the folk who inhabit it, and provides readers a narrative approximately discovering love the least bit most likely of areas.

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Download Hard travelin': the life and legacy of Woody Guthrie by Robert Santelli PDF

By Robert Santelli

For the 1st ever American tune Masters occasion subsidized via the Rock and Roll corridor of repute and Museum, musicians and folkies got here jointly to salute the lifestyles and legacy of Woody Guthrie, America's folks troubadour. With contributions from Guthrie's son Arlo and his longtime acquaintances Pete Seeger and Harold Leventhal, and with new appreciations and insights supplied by means of students and critics, tough Travelin' maintains that occasion, delivering a brand new knowing of Guthrie's contribution to America's tune and tradition. it's illustrated with photos and drawings, many never-before-seen, from the Woody Guthrie Archives.Guthrie's songs -- reminiscent of "This Land Is Your Land," "Pretty Boy Floyd," or "Roll on Columbia" -- are nonetheless recognized and sung through many americans, whereas the tale of his lifestyles has taken on a mythic forged -- the trendy troubadour, the hobo balladeer and union supporter, the wandering people singer who heard and wrote within the voice of the folks. Guthrie's impact is felt not just every time an individual sings one in all his songs, yet any time a contemporary people staff or rocker sings a protest music or joins a social or political cause.In this ebook, Guthrie's friends and family provide own and infrequently poignant memories of his lifestyles. famous writers resembling Dave Marsh, David Shumway, and Robert Cantwell shed new gentle at the Guthrie legacy, together with an improved appreciation of his effect on rock and roll, via such figures as Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen. in addition they verify Guthrie's position within the political and social events of his time, particularly his help for unions and for the communist celebration; his attitudes towards race; and the little-studied subject of his visible artwork, the usually very own drawings, doodles, sketches, and work that he produced all through his lifestyles. The ebook concludes with a helpful biblio/discography.

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Download Thomas Ince: Hollywood's Independent Pioneer by Brian Taves PDF

By Brian Taves

Thomas H. Ince (1880--1924) became movie-making right into a organization. Progressing from actor to director and screenwriter, he revolutionized the movie via constructing the position of the manufacturer. as well as development the 1st significant Hollywood studio facility, dubbed "Inceville," he was once chargeable for greater than 800 movies.

Thomas Ince: Hollywood's self sustaining Pioneer chronicles Ince's lifestyles from the degree to his unexpected loss of life as he was once approximately to hitch forces with media rich person William Randolph Hearst. writer Brian Taves explores Ince's effect on Hollywood's construction procedure, the Western, his construction of the 1st American videos starring Asian performers, and his cinematic exploration of the prestige of ladies in society.

Until now, Thomas Ince has no longer been the topic of a biography. This booklet deals perception into the area of silent cinema in the course of the tale of 1 of its earliest and so much influential moguls.

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Download A Grand Eye for Glory: A Life of Franz Johnston by Roger Burford Mason PDF

By Roger Burford Mason

Franz Johnston is the lacking guy of Canadian portray. the main prolific and financially winning of the unique team of 7, Johnston's work have been one of the so much wanted in Canada within the years among the mid-1920s and his dying in 1949. they seem within the collections of dozens of discriminating deepest creditors, and in associations resembling the nationwide Gallery, the paintings Gallery of Ontario, the McMichael Canadian assortment, and the Canadian warfare Museum. besides, his paintings as soon as hung, in hundreds of thousands of well-loved reproductions, at the partitions of normal people's houses the size and breadth of the rustic. And but, for all his uncommon luck, Johnston is not any greater than a footnote within the many histories of the gang of 7, and is never pointed out within the context of the overall improvement of paintings in Canada within the 20th century. Johnston used to be born and raised in Toronto, labored with J.E.H. MacDonald, Fred Varley, Arthur Lismer, and Franklin Carmichael at Grip, the well-known advertisement artwork studio in Toronto, and served with contrast as an authentic warfare artist within the final years of the 1st global conflict. He thus taught on the paintings colleges in Winnipeg and Toronto (he was once the important of the Winnipeg paintings tuition and Gallery for 4 years within the early Nineteen Twenties) earlier than commencing his personal paintings tuition at the beaches of Georgian Bay. whilst the crowd of 7 held its first, seminal exhibition on the artwork Museum of Toronto in may perhaps 1920, Johnston exhibited and bought extra work than any of the others. during this, the 1st biography of Franz Johnston, the writer seeks to supply a consultant to the lifestyles, paintings, and occasions of this unjustly overlooked, yet influential determine in Canadian paintings and tradition. superbly illustrated with 16 four-colour reproductions of Johnston's top work, and infrequent black-and-white photos from a kinfolk assortment and different assets.

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