Jonah Hill & James Franco star in True Story

True Story serves up half-baked drama

One man sits sweating in a shed somewhere in Africa. He bribes a young labourer into sharing the story of his enslavement. He tries to assure the labourer of the integrity of his disclosure with the ...
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How best to seek truth?

I sometimes like to imagine a parallel universe in which every one of us, in accordance with Andy Warhol’s over-appropriated prophesy, becomes world-famous for 15 minutes by appearing as a subj...
Albert Maysles // maysles.com

RIP Albert Maysles (1926 – 2015)

Albert Maysles was one of the greats. Not just a great documentarian, but a great filmmaker—the films he and his younger brother David Maysles made in the 1960s and 1970s, films whose brilliance depe...