April 21, 2014
by Noel Murray
Lars von Trier’s playful, approachable side comes out in this documentary, in which he asks fellow Danish filmmaker Jørgen Leth to remake his avant-garde short “The Perfect Human” five times under various conditions.Continue Reading
James Whale’s 1936 adaptation of Jerome Kern and Oscar Hammerstein’s landmark musical has been hard to track down, even though it’s preserved in the National Film Registry. Now that it’s on MOD, cinephiles can appreciate its music and consider its complicated racial politics.