Replicant

I, Replicant: Artificial Intelligence and Me — A Selective Stroll with AI in Fiction and...

Despite the admonitions of science fiction, artificial intelligence researchers can’t seem to help themselves from working closer and closer to sentience or at least singularity.

#ArtCinemaDay

Rub it in why don't ya, Europe...
On Location in Petaluma

On Location in Petaluma

When making films at my scale, which is to say "human scale," shooting on location is the only affordable way to do it. And by "location" I mean as close to home as possible....
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Afternoon Delights: A Brief Meditation on the Matinee

When the deadlines fog my mind, a cinematic siesta puts me right, especially when at a single-screen theater.
The 50s vs 80s

50s vs 80s: Ever Wonder Why the 80s Look Like the 50s? Ask the...

In the dopey hippie-mentors-square-padawan film Flashback, Dennis Hopper, riding easily on his 60s street cred, optimistically observed that "The 90s are going to make the 60s look like the 50s." Uh, yeah. Somehow, Hopper's...