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  • New York Portrait, Chapter II

    New York Portrait, Chapter II

    ★★★★★

    Normally don't rate shorts but what Hutton does here is mesmerizing. Love doesn't adequately describe how I feel about this. There are three chapters to New York Portrait and should all be seen. That's all.

  • A Special Day

    A Special Day

    ★★★★

    "if anything, fascism is anti-me"

    The camera glides smoothly and slowly over these apartments which sets the stage for the entire film. Taking place shortly before WW2 with the alliance of both Germany and Italy the combined military forces and its figures are idolized. A soon to be total war with all efforts, resources, and materials drained for the cause. The colors are dimmed and only the flags are brought forth and have attention drawn towards them. The radio broadcasts…

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  • Black Narcissus

    Black Narcissus

    ★★★★½

    What did I just watch? Was this actually made in 1947? I don't think P&P are time travelers but this makes me a bit skeptical. This is possibly one of the best uses of technicolor I have ever seen and could pass as a film made in this 80s+. Beautiful painted backdrops and a marvelous setting makes for one great viewing experience. A story that unfolds at a perfect pace into a suspenseful final act. Highly recommended but I'm sure anybody familiar with P&P already have this on their watchlist or have seen it already. I am late to this party.

  • City Canvas

    City Canvas

    This is a short I made and I'd love any thoughts/feedback on it. Thanks friends.


    www.youtube.com/watch?v=PNkCFNYbP0U