You want a modern example of people making small weird movies before jumping into the big leagues? I don’t have any actors, but how about a director? One Rain Johnson. Makes Brick, then Looper (Bro. You have GOT to see Looper.), and his third film will be a little picture called Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Actually, I lied. Thinking of Sta…[Read more]
You guys talking about great Alan Rickman movies reminded me of ‘Epic Tea Time with Alan Rickman’ a short film (about 7 minutes) originally from a showing at Lincoln Center, but made available on YouTube by the director; it examines Rickman as he makes a cup of tea–in slow motion, set to the music from the Inception trailer. It is every bit as…[Read more]