This is no Mr. Holland’s Opus.
Intense, surprising, worth seeking out in the theaters — and I say all that despite it conjuring up the combined horrors of being in high school jazz ensemble (ew) and my one week at the Stanford Jazz Workshop — one of the more humiliating, stressful weeks in my teenaged life.
No idea what it is exactly that makes the interview shots and setups so beautiful, but they are.
— Oddly enough, this pairs well with Good Will Hunting as a double feature.
— The Marilyn Monroe posters.
— “And he goes dashing about all over the place.” — Stephen Hawking’s mom on Stephen Hawking.
Vintage Errol Morris — charming, fascinating, puzzling, mesmerizing. Glad that it's available again and in HD (Criterion on Hulu).