My conversation with Wim Wenders about his career, "Don’t Come Knocking," "Wings of Desire," and faith.

(This is not an April Fool's joke. It's a greatly expanded version of the article published earlier this week at Christianity Today Movies.)Last week, I had the tremendous privilege of interviewing Wim Wenders, the director of my favorite film: Wings of Desire. … [Read more...]

Specials: "Land of Plenty." Starbucks music, NEA in trouble? Bresson an athiest?

WIM WENDERS & SCOTT DERRICKSON'S LAND OF PLENTYReviewed by Andrew O'Hehir at Salon. It's nice to see this film getting some attention, but why can't it find a distributor? And why doesn't O'Hehir even mention one of the most interesting aspects of the film--the fact that it was written by Scott Derrickson, who wrote and directed The Exorcism of Emily Rose?STARBUCKS IS CHANGING THE MUSIC BUSINESS The Guardian wakes up and smells the coffee-shop-cds.REPUBLICANS MOVING TO AXE THE … [Read more...]