DP/30 Archive for November, 2011

DP/30: Shame, actor Carey Mulligan

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DP/30: Into The Abyss, documentarian Werner Herzog

Werner Herzog doesn’t want to bash anyone. He just wants to tell the story of one of the most heinous, senseless murder sprees you’ll ever know about. And by the way… the guy on death row for it… well, the state shouldn’t be in the business of killing anyone outside of warfare. Few filmmakers challenge an audience (or an interviewer) the way Herzog does, still, after all these years.

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DP/30: Like Crazy, director Drake Doremus

And the LC trio back at Sundance, the morning the movie sold…

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“One of comedy’s defining pathologies, alongside literal pathologies like narcissism and self-loathing, is its swaggering certainty that it is part of the political vanguard, while upholding one of the most rigidly patriarchal hierarchies of any art form.”
~ Lindy West

“When I was first divorced, I started dating younger women, and it was really exciting. But after a while I was like, This is just dumb. You date someone younger and it’s… limited. There’s no future in it. And as far as just going out and getting laid, that kinda got tired for me very quickly. It’s just—it’s very intimate. You’re letting her right into the middle of your life. You see someone and you’re like, She’s really hot, I want to be naked with her. And then you’re naked with her and you’re like, Jesus, she’s in my —-ing room and we’re naked. The idea of that—of just —-ing somebody—became silly to me.”
~ Louis C. K. To GQ, 2011