Rosemary’s Baby was Polanski’s break through to American audiences and the result is an unsettling tale of horror that scares in ways you don’t see coming.Read more "My Cinematic Shortcomings: Roman Polanski’s Rosemary’s Baby (1968)"
Abbas Kiarostami’s Close-Up is a wonderful look at identity while simultaneously being a wonderful piece of inventive film making.Read more "My Cinematic Shortcomings: Abbas Kiarostami’s Close-Up (1990)"
When someone dives into film headfirst their exposure to the so called “classics” will vary depending on their history. Keeping up with new releases can overwhelm and list of films you’ve missed list only gets longer. Cinematic Shortcomings is all about making that list shorter.
The inaugural entry is Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho (1960).