Tag: A Woman Under the Influence

This House Is Not a Home: On John Cassavetes’ Troubled Families

An Essay by Phuong Le

Channeling Chekhov and Cassavetes: Chris Messina’s ‘Alex of Venice’

“From the fluid cinematography of Doug Emmett to Mary Elizabeth Winstead’s obvious transition into an undeniable star, the directorial debut of Chris Messina, Alex of Venice, contains a natural honesty that simply feels right.”