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Calendar, Night&Day Pixel Flicks

Pixel Flicks

The Holy Grail for mainstream American film directors — even before the monomaniacal pursuit of jaw-dropping verisimilitude in CGI-driven blockbusters — has long been note-perfect realism. The immortal Jean Renoir, however, observed that the technological advances that allow the world…
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Calendar, Night&Day True Lives

True Lives

"Reality is always magic," said legendary French filmmaker Jean Renoir, and the quote makes an intriguing tag line for the San Francisco Documentary Film Festival. Two timely movies, for example, document the less-than-charmed life of the U.S. military. Canaan Brumley's…
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