Parkway Closing

The word went out this morning: Sunday is the last day for the Parkway Speakeasy Theater. This is very sudden. Last night I worked on next week's newsletter, and looked through the Parkway schedule for upcoming special events. There were several. This morning, I read they won't be happening. Founded 12 years ago, the Parkway … Continue reading Parkway Closing

Sean Penn as Who

I subscribed to a Google News Alert that searches for the words classics and blu-ray. What it finds and shows me isn't always about classics, but it occasionally is. Occasionally, in the search engine's desire to give you a title and your search words in context, you can get an odd juxtaposition, such as: Sean … Continue reading Sean Penn as Who

Tiburon Film Festival

The press release for the Tiburon International Film Festival arrived last night, and I only just got around to opening it. Some interesting stuff in the lineup. A Warner Brothers tribute will include a screening of The Jazz Singer. The legendary cinematographer and sometime director Haskell Wexler will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by … Continue reading Tiburon Film Festival