Tag: Thom Andersen

You Reap What You Sow: Jules Dassin’s ‘Thieves’ Highway’

“It is an under-appreciated and distinctly un-American work, due in large part to its simplicity and realism, its unconventional romantic leads, its sympathy for immigrant workers and its anti-capitalist overtones.”

Why Criticism: Thom Andersen and the Critic as a Worker

A Weekly Column on Film Criticism by Justine A. Smith

RIDM 2015: ‘Red Hollywood’ (1996) – Another Masterwork From Thom Andersen

“Currently being honoured with a retrospective at the RIDM, Andersen’s cool and measured voice emerges as a through-line in his career.”