CASSAVETES ON BEING AN ARTIST VS. BEING A PROFESSIONAL

Whenever I’m feeling burned out with filmmaking, I go to the well of Cassavetes. Maybe he was a megalomaniac, maybe at some points he was a borderline compulsive liar. Certainly he alienated a lot of people, according to some of the anecdotes reported in  Ray Carney’s Cassavetes on Cassavetes. But whatever else he was, he was someone whoContinue reading “CASSAVETES ON BEING AN ARTIST VS. BEING A PROFESSIONAL”

Cosmic Relief

During the time of year where everything is slowly dying before your eyes, each day becomes an elegy. The world paints its tribute to decay in gold and red, and you buy yourself another sweater. Every sun-soaked moment is absorbed with the utmost gratitude, every frigid raindrop foreshadows the inevitable freezing over of everything. ItContinue reading “Cosmic Relief”