Romantic Comedy

THE BASTER: Eugenides takes on the rom-com

Article: THE BASTER: Eugenides takes on the rom-com

The story, which was first printed in The New Yorker in 1996, began like this: “Mix semen of three men. Stir vigorously. Fill turkey baster. Recline. Insert nozzle. Squeeze.” I can’t say how faithful the film adaptation will be. It stars Jason Bateman and Jennifer Aniston and is directed by the two men responsible for BLADES OF…

Drawn To Life

Article: Drawn To Life

Along with the animation spotlight, several films are using animation to further their narrative storytelling. In the opening night film, CHICAGO 10 [festival.sundance.org], Brett Morgen employed animators to bring to live the court transcripts of the Yippees on trial.