Category Archives: Film

  1. “Fantastic Planet,” A Strange and Mostly Unknown Film

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    August 1, 2016 by Sarojini Seupersad

    In December of 1973, the New York Times film critic Howard Thompson, known for his pithy critiques, reviewed a rather …
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  2. “Touch of Evil” NY Times Movie Review, from 1958

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    April 3, 2015 by Sarojini Seupersad

    If you’ve seen the classic and influential Orson Welles film, Touch of Evil, you know it needs no introductions. If you …
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  3. Monir Shahroudy Farmanfarmaian: Infinite Possibility

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    March 23, 2015 by Sarojini Seupersad

    I recently walked past a broken full-length mirror on the sidewalk in my Bushwick neighborhood, but the image it made …
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  4. Banksy Documentary, ‘Exit Through the Gift Shop,’ Checks Out

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    February 22, 2011 by Sarojini Seupersad

    Hardly anyone believed that the documentary Exit Through the Gift Shop, directed by the internationally known (infamously) anonymous British street artist and …
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  5. Who ya gonna call?

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    January 8, 2011 by Sarojini Seupersad

    Sources very close to me (the internet) have divulged that my aching need and desire will be fulfilled very soon. …
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  6. 2009 CMJ Music Marathon

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    October 15, 2009 by Sarojini Seupersad

    The 29th CMJ Music Marathon is descending on NYC. This year, CMJ brings music, pop-culture, film, speeches and events to our …
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  7. My favorite leading man: Archibald Leach

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    August 17, 2009 by Sarojini Seupersad

    Amateurs may know him as Cary Grant. He’s charming, good looking and well, perfect. He was also one of the most …
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