Film journals have always occupied a unique place in the cinephilic ecosystem, a place where lines were drawn as titans tussled over theories and whole pockets of previously undiscovered country were given the cartographic treatment in its pages. (Yes, pages: Once upon a time, children, film blogs took the form of papyrus reed and mulch!) Pre-internet, these magazines were usually the most common points of entry for finding out what was happening outside of your usual Hooray-for-Hollywood multiplex fare. Attention must be paid, the cinepundits trumpeted, to these truffles we have sniffed out, these treasures we have unburied! Oh, and good luck ever seeing them, folks, when their odds of landing a distribution deal or revival run are slightly better than catching a... More >>>