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Song of the Day: Forster Anderson - "Red"
13 hours ago
"Red," the new roots-rock single from Australian singer-songwriter Forster Anderson debut Ep Banter is available for pre-sale on download from iTunes. The song explores the mind and psyche of a pyromaniac's modus operandi and the senseless destruction that ensues. Moreover, the tragic bush fires that ripped through the Australian State of Victoria in February 2009 and killed 173 people occurred while Forster was backpacking through Colorado, USA. This is his homage to that horrible event.
- Dusty Wright
Two Shots Fired: Deadpan Hilarity in Argentina
21 September 2014 10:42 PM, PDT
It's that time of year again when crowds descend upon Lincoln Center to experience world cinema worthy of the ultimate accolades, the most hyped Oscar-worthy Hollywood offerings of the year, experimental programs that expose the versatility of the medium, and shorts that announce a whole spate of new, young directors who will no doubt blow our minds in the future -- or at least supply us with a few major catharses.
Yes, for seventeen days the main slate of the 2014 New York Film Festival will showcase 30 films from such countries as Germany, France, Switzerland, South Korea, Portugal, and "O Canada." There will be Romantic fare such as Beloved Sisters, which chronicles Friedrich Schiller's love affair with two siblings; Paul Thomas Anderson's adaptation of a Thomas Pynchon novel (Inherent Vice); and Bennett Miller's Foxcatcher, with Steve Carell as a loony du Pont heir who gets a bit unsavory »
- Brandon Judell