Roman Polanski and “the dead certainty of doubt”

The phrase in quotes comes from Jim Emerson, the Chicago Sun-Times film critic and blogger at (the wonderful) Scanners. He’s writing in the comments section of Press Play‘s video essay on Roman Polanski, entitled “Polanski’s God.” (The essay is the first of a new series on Polanski.) Emerson is responding to one of the main [Read More…]

Guess who is directing the new Noah movie?

Without Googling, try to guess which well known filmmaker said the following: Since I was a kid, I have been moved and inspired by the story of Noah and his family’s journey. The imaginations of countless generations have sparked to this epic story of faith. It’s my hope that I can present a window into [Read More…]