Juxtapoz // Saturday, March 17, 2012
What's a Tim Burton movie without Johnny Depp in some really pale make-up? And on that topic, shouldn't he go by John now? You are, indeed, a grown-up now. Moving on, Tim Burton is set to release his new film, Dark Shadows, which is based on the slightly campy 1966-1971 supernatural soap opera of the same name. This could go either way, but you know the filmmaking and sets will be great as always.
Erotica // Tuesday, March 13, 2012
'Moving image, moving fashion, fashion film all are names commonly used for a dialect of the visual language that, although not new, is rapidly on its way to becoming the most commonly used. Visual mastermind Nick Knight once said on the subject of moving image, “When a fashion designer designs a piece of clothing, it is to be seen in movement...”
Erotica // Monday, March 12, 2012
Steamy, sultry, erotic aggression and mezmerizing sexual cinematic sweat. Jason Last's film 'Jizz' is everything you'd hope to see in a heated, passionate moment somewhere between skin and sheets.
Juxtapoz // Monday, January 30, 2012
Currently on view at the Whitney until February 12th are three films that Roy Lichtenstein produced during two-week residency at the Hollywood Universal Studios special effects lab back in February of 1969.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, January 26, 2012
This intimate and personal documentary reveals the man behind the icon that is Ai Weiwei. The immensely influential Chinese artist is described as the "a god of love", "the Beijing Andy Warhol" and as "a brand for liberal thinking and individualism" and Alison Klayman investigates the person that lies underneath these grand titles.
Juxtapoz // Tuesday, January 24, 2012
CR Stecyk III, one of our founders and a legendary photographer, writer, and historian of all things art and culture, just finished a new film, FIN, set to be premiered at Hurley's H Space in Orange County on February 8, 2012. The premiere for Stecyk's film is also in conjunction with the release of a series of new tees that Stecyk created with Hurley. Trailer after the jump . . .
Juxtapoz // Friday, January 13, 2012
Don't pretend you are not excited just a tad. Wes Anderson is one of the leading Hollywood directors when it comes to proper art direction and set design, and his newest film, Moonrise Kingdom, is due in theatres May 2012. And yes, there seems to be a Bruce Willis x Ed Norton moment.
Juxtapoz // Wednesday, January 04, 2012
We went to see a special presentation of Francis Ford Coppola's newest feature film, TWIXT, recently in Napa County, California. Coppola, director of The Godfather and Apocalypse Now, wrote, produced, financed, and directed the film with a small team in Northern California, and now the art department for the film will be rebuilding sets from TWIXT at San Francisco's FIFTY24SF Gallery in the exhibition, Twixt sc. 83.
Juxtapoz // Friday, December 30, 2011
In exactly 2:42, innovative filmmaker Michel Gondry makes up for The Green Hornet. Mr. Gondry, featured in our January 2011 issue, recreates the infamous Robert De NIro starring film, Taxi Driver, in Gondry's signature, playful style. He's back.
Juxtapoz // Thursday, December 29, 2011
There was mixed reviews of the movie Drive in our office (lots of people loved it, others were a bit down on it), but we really enjoyed seeing this animated tribute to the Ryan Gosling-starring feature film by the duo of Tom Haugomat and Bruno Mangyoku. As we get to the close of 2011, nice to look back on some of the films that got people talking.