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Moving Pictures: The Illusionist.

As a huge fan of both Jacques Tati and The Triplets of Belleville, The Illusionist is at the top of my holiday movies list. Based on a 40 year old script by Tati. Opens in LA and NY December 25th.http://www.youtube.com/v/aHVG1JmbU30?fs=1&hl=en_US&rel=0&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999directedContinue reading

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L’iconique: The Quiet Charm of Jacques Tati.

Late one night years ago, on a trip to France for a friend’s wedding, in bed with my now wife, while she slept, the television was on and it’s there that I found myself watching Jacques Tati‘s brilliant “Jour de … Continue reading

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