Monday, September 22, 2014

Monday, September 15, 2014

Monday, September 8, 2014

June 6 - September 5: What The Pig Said



So. Fall has fell, and work is upon me, and I need to put the dates back on the shelf for a while. I'm writing a play, and I'd hoped to finish a solid first draft by summer's end. It's not quite there, so I'll see if I can make the switch to using my puttering time for writing. Which means...

Friday, September 5, 2014

September 5: Laurens Man Bound For Zion



Dave goes Disney. Who'd a thunk it? A beautiful, beautiful film.

Thursday, September 4, 2014

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

September 3: Man Walks Out Of Movie



You were going to get that great opening sequence from Amelie: fly, address book, conception, birth.

Until I happened to pass by the (closed) Hollywood Theatre this evening, here in Vancouver, and realized that I have to show you this one. The scene is filmed inside the venerable cinema, at a screening of a 1951 film that may well have been shown in The Hollywood sixty-three years ago.

So Amelie will just have to wait. But that's okay - she's got another scene that's even better.

Tuesday, September 2, 2014

September 2: Bad Night at Coen Bros Cabin



The first time I saw this movie was one Hallowe'en night, with my daughter Katie. I remember it well, because it was snowing....

Happy birthday, Katie!

Monday, September 1, 2014