Criterion Now – Episode 26 – L’argent, David Byrne, Alexander Payne

David Blakeslee joins Aaron as they tear into the Criterion news, parse Bresson’s L’argent, and David talks about his post Eclipse Viewer plans. We stretch our legs some with some extensive discussions of recent news items, including a lot of talk about David Byrne, Alexander Payne, Wim Wenders, Elia Kazan, and a host of other topics.

Episode Notes

14:15 – David’s Take on October Announcements

22:40 – WCP Film Foundation Discussion

29:45 – Six Moral Tales Out of Print

34:40 – David Byrne at Criterion

40:00 – Alexander Payne

45:35 – America, America

50:00 – Until the End of the World

56:20 – L’argent

1:15:15 – Short Takes (Valley of the Dolls, The Marseilles Trilogy)

1:23:00 – FilmStruck

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Episode Credits


Music for the show is from Fatboy Roberts’ Geek Remixed project.

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