'Love, Cecil' paints a heartfelt picture of the man behind the camera

'Love, Cecil' paints a heartfelt picture of the man behind the camera

Award-winning filmmaker Lisa Immordino Vreeland directs this documentary --  Love, Cecil -- about legendary British photographer, artist, and designer Cecil Beaton (best-known to cinephiles for his world on the films Gigi and My Fair Lady). Vreeland’s vibrant doc uses archive footage, images, and interviews with models, artists, and friends alongside narration from Beaton’s own diaries to paint…

BOOM FOR REAL (2017): Review by Maiya Pascouche
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BOOM FOR REAL (2017): Review by Maiya Pascouche

In Boom for Real: The Late Teenage Years of Jean-Michel Basquiat, director Sara Driver captures the raw creativity of the world renowned artist Jean-Michel Basquiat before his height of commercial success. Through interviews and period film footage, music, and pictures from the time, Driver paints a portrait of Basquiat pre-fame and before anyone was driven…