Posts Tagged ‘Greta Gerwig’

Tribeca Film’s Unveils Keanu Reeves Doc About the Effects of the Digital Revolution on Cinema

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Arts & Film

Movie theater. Photo by Fin Fahey. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons Technological advances have always driven major changes in the art of film making, from the coming of sound to the development of computer animation. But could the digital age render film itself irrelevant? Tribeca Film is tackling this question through a series online of video clips exploring the new documentary Side by Side. The documentary, [&hellip
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Woody Allen’s “To Rome With Love” Lands in New York

Written by Avenue Insider on . Posted in Lifestyle

Penelope Cruz, Woody Allen and Greta Gerwig. Last night The Cinema Society, along with The Hollywood Reporter and Piaget, hosted a screening of Woody Allen’s newest flick, To Rome with Love. The A-list came out in full force for the screening held at Manhattan’s Paris Theater—including the film’s writer/director and star Woody Allen; stars Alec Baldwin, Penélope Cruz, Greta Gerwig, Allessandra Mastronardi who donned [&hellip
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Bouquet of Eccentrics

Written by Armond White on . Posted in Arts Our Town, Arts Our Town Downtown, Arts West Side Spirit, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, West Side Spirit

Whit Stillman’s ‘Damsels’ in the clouds “I like my characters to walk in clouds,” said the great comedy director Leo McCarey. “I like a little bit of the fairy tale.” That confession well describes the McCarey classics that execute a precarious balance between realism and fantasy—The Awful Truth, Make Way for Tomorrow, Love Affair, The [&hellip
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Woody and Whit’s Muse

Written by Avenue Insider on . Posted in Arts & Film, Arts Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Greta Gerwig Emerges as the Go-to Actress for Two of New York’s Most Beloved Directors By Mara Siegler, for AVENUE Magazine Actress Greta Gerwig got her start in the mid aughts as the sweetheart of the awkwardly dubbed ‘Mumblecore’ movement, a low-budget film genre marked by stripped-down realism, trailing sentences, and a do-it-yourself ethos. Slowly [&hellip
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Armond White: Bouquet of Eccentrics

Written by Armond White on . Posted in Arts & Film, Film

Whit Stillman’s Damsels in the Clouds “I like my characters to walk in clouds,” said the great comedy director Leo McCarey. “I like a little bit of the fairy tale.” That confession well describes the McCarey classics that execute a precarious balance between realism and fantasy—The Awful Truth, Make Way for Tomorrow, Love Affair, The [&hellip
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