[Twin Peaks, seasons 1 and 2].
58th NYFF: Film #5
David Byrne's American Utopia is a celebratory, brilliant piece of sonic perfection. The film perfectly captures the captivating and exhilarating joy of Byrne's live performance, and is perfectly complimented by gorgeous cinematography and brilliant camerawork.
David Byrne's music and his charming stage presence are something which I genuinely and continually love, and which was perfectly highlighted through American Utopia. I find Byrne to be a wildly alluring performer, and one whose artistry is innovative and distinctive.…
58th NYFF: Film #3
A visually stunning film, but one whose message was uneven and unclear. I found Drills to be visually and sonically pleasing, but my enjoyment of the film relies on these aspects only. I felt as though more content would have helped to develop what the film was building to. It was as if Drills was not concise enough in its deliverance, and felt as though its middling symbolism needed more time. Oddly, I feel as though…