Art Lover / Articles - 9 months ago

FILM: Swiss Watch

August 20, 2018 • Leo Goldsmith at the 71st Locarno Film Festival THE YEAR’S EDITION OF THE LOCARNO FESTIVAL—held every August alongside Lake Maggiore in southern Switzerland—was preceded by buzz of a different kind: the news that its artistic dir...

Art Lover / Articles - 10 months ago

FILM: Lost and Found

August 15, 2018 • Zack Hatfield on Emmanuel Finkiel’s Memoir of War (2017) NOT LONG AFTER HER HUSBAND, the philosopher and Resistance leader Robert Antelme, was ambushed by the Gestapo in Paris in 1944 and deported to Buchenwald, Marguerite Duras...

Art Lover / Articles - 10 months ago

FILM: Square Space

ASIDE FROM THE OBVIOUS—the low-resolution artifacting of the square, monochrome image that leaves cirrous trails when in motion, all framed in a black box—what is most striking about the pictures produced by the Pixelvision camera is the sense of in...