Dailies

Dailies: Winter Noir (Montreal Style)

 

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Cochon Noir

Winter’s a noir time of the year, is it not?

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Dailies: The Snowy Western Noir

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As you know, I have a fondness for westerns, but I also quite like the noir genre. (For intelligent coverage of both sorts of films, you have to check out Canadian Cinephile.) And it seems that contemporary film has begun to explore the key overlaps in the two genres.

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Dailies: the November Blahs, Leftovers, and Future Film Feasts

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Hya, folks. I apologize for that long absence back there… I was away. (That word had a curious connotation to nineteenth-century folks in Ireland, don’t you know?) I was away and not in my usual element—my familiar work environment—and also a little busy with travel, etc. And I’m still “away,” technically: sitting in a library, typing away on this laptop. But I’m “back” in other ways: back in action, watching, absorbing, and blabbing about TV and film. And it feels good. (Clickety-clack, clickety-clack, clickety-clack…)

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