Wednesday, October 02, 2013
By Alec Hamilton : Assistant Producer, WNYC News
This autumn, the Bard is on Broadway with several new Shakespeare performances. Some big name stars are making appearances, including two known for recent appearances as rival super heroes in the X-Men movies.
Thursday, January 24, 2013
In this edition of Fishko Files, WNYC's Sara Fishko looks at the past and present of film criticism, and its variable impact over a couple of generations. To hear some current film critics, visit the 92nd Street Y tonight for the “Pre-Oscar Film Critics Roundtable,” featuring film critics discussing their craft on stage.
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Acclaimed and boundary pushing indie rock band Dirty Projectors stop by the studio to play songs from its latest album Swing Lo Magellan. Then, we revisit some bad early reviews of now-classic albums.
Tuesday, August 21, 2012
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Saturday, October 12, 2002
In the movies, a single cut can jump several decades. Bullets stop and linger onscreen. What do those leaps in cinematic time reveal about our own, daily experience? Three film critics dissect how directors have twisted time in recent movies.
(Originally aired: May 16, 2002)
Saturday, September 21, 2002
Kurt Andersen and film critic Anthony Lane talk about the vanishing subject — art that forces us to fill in the blanks.
Lane is the film critic for The New Yorker. He was previously the Deputy Literary Editor and the film critic at the Independent in London. A collection of ...