A candid conversation with the film programmers at the Berkeley Art Museum Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA).
By Gary Meyer For twenty years my office was in the Saul Zaentz Building in Berkeley. In addition to the movies Saul produced, there were award-winning documentary filmmakers plus post-production talent set in a wonderful environment there that resulted in high profile narrative filmmakers preferring to do their post-production at the facility rather than at the Hollywood studios. You might […]
Ideas for a Political Movies Festival By Gary Meyer I think it is much healthier to watch reruns (WEST WING, JOHN ADAMS or VEEP) than the returns on Election Night. Or better yet revisit some great movies.
By Gary Meyer The other morning I woke up and read on my phone that it was National Waffle Day. Why not celebrate?
By Gary Meyer Do you remember a short film called Creature Comforts? Stop motion clay animated zoo animals were given voice by a series of non-actors in series of “man on the street” type interviews where they talk about the advantages and disadvantages of living in a zoo. In 1991 the film won an Academy […]