In this country where we do not speak of dreams.

April 8, 2020

In this country where we do not speak of dreams. It is a superstition based on nothing more than the unease you feel after touching a butterfly’s wing and noticing the powder — smeared silk on your fingertip. If you …

Vlog April 2, 2020

April 2, 2020

Vlog March 28, 2020

March 28, 2020

Vlog March 28, 2020

March 28, 2020

The Sátántangó Experience

March 19, 2020

BY PIERS MARCHANT How exactly does one prepare to watch a 7.5 hour film? A bit like what you might do in preparation for major surgery: Pack a bag of necessities (in this case, water and protein bars), kiss your …

Piers Marchant at True/False, Day Four

March 9, 2020

True/False 2020: Day 4 Number of Films: 3Film of the Day: Dick Johnson is Dead Welcome to Chechnya: Imagine the anxiety-filled ending of Argo, but played over and over, and unadorned by Hollywood screenwriters. David France‘s riveting film follows the members of a …

Piers Marchant at True/False, Day Three

March 8, 2020

True/False 2020: Day 3 Number of Films: 3Film of the Day: Time Time: A lot of docs concerning incarceration are about those many people falsely accused, procedurals about the process of the injustice and how it was, or was not, rectified. Garrett …

Piers Marchant at True/False, Day Two

March 7, 2020

True/False 2020: Day 2 Number of Films: 3Film of the Day: Some Kind of Heaven Lovemobil: The idea of giving a sex worker their own rental trailer, so they can cut out the middleman and reap their own profits, might at first sound …

Something of a Miracle out today

February 7, 2020

Piers Marchant at Sundance, Day Seven

January 31, 2020

Sundance 2020: Day 7 Number of Films: 2Best Film of the Day: His House His House: Becoming a refugee from a war-torn country after having watched your family members butchered, making your way across the ocean in a small, open boat, crammed with …