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2000 Stories by Paul Arthur

Archives: 2001 | 2000
  • Ken Jacobs's Primal Dreams

    published December 12, 2000

    Ken Jacobs was not born yesterday. For over 40 years he has been jump-starting rebellious energies at the cinematic fringes as a filmmaker,... More >>

  • Tabloid Celluloid

    published July 25, 2000

    Documentaries are not supposed to bend in the winds of mass-cult fashion. They're supposed to be unyielding in the pursuit of Truth (or, less... More >>

  • Human Traffic

    published June 13, 2000

    Filmmaker-photographer Rudy Burckhardt, who died last year at age 85, had a career almost impossible to imagine anywhere except New York City.... More >>

  • In the Loop

    published April 18, 2000

    A gigantic black-and-white face, neither totally still nor notably animated, stares down a long corridor. Replacing the usual high-end art in... More >>

  • Knee-Deep in Neo-Noir

    published February 15, 2000

    Film noir is the only major Hollywood cycle named retroactively by critics rather than by the industry. Touted in the '40s and '50s as "crime... More >>

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