Godzilla Rides Again (Again!)

| Alex Kies | Catch Ishirô Honda’s Godzilla films all May at the Trylon Cinema. For more information and tickets, visit trylon.org. [T]he living horror of last night was over. The only thought left was the paralyzing fear that it could happen today or tomorrow. –Raymond Burr, from Godzilla, King...

The Varda Philes… Or How I’m Surviving the Pandemic

| Terry Serres | The series Agnès Varda: Dieu de Cinema screens every Sunday to Tuesday in May at the Trylon Cinema. For tickets and more information visit trylon.org. Agnès Varda is variously termed the godmother, the grandmother, or the mother of the French New Wave (in ascending order of...

Rapture and Relapse, Arrebató and Addiction

|Finn Odum| Arrebato screens at the Trylon Cinema from Friday, April 7 to Sunday, April 9. For tickets and more information, scroll to the end of this post or visit trylon.org. I have spent an embarrassing amount of time being mad about vampires, and this piece is proof that I...
Godzilla Rides Again (Again!)

Godzilla Rides Again (Again!)

| Alex Kies | Catch Ishirô Honda’s Godzilla films all May at the Trylon Cinema. For more information and tickets, visit trylon.org. [T]he living horror of last night was over. The only thought left was the paralyzing fear that it could happen today or tomorrow. –Raymond Burr, from Godzilla, King...
The Varda Philes… Or How I’m Surviving the Pandemic

The Varda Philes… Or How I’m Surviving the Pandemic

| Terry Serres | The series Agnès Varda: Dieu de Cinema screens every Sunday to Tuesday in May at the Trylon Cinema. For tickets and more information visit trylon.org. Agnès Varda is variously termed the godmother, the grandmother, or the mother of the French New Wave (in ascending order of...
Rapture and Relapse, Arrebató and Addiction

Rapture and Relapse, Arrebató and Addiction

|Finn Odum| Arrebato screens at the Trylon Cinema from Friday, April 7 to Sunday, April 9. For tickets and more information, scroll to the end of this post or visit trylon.org. I have spent an embarrassing amount of time being mad about vampires, and this piece is proof that I...
Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead in Five Looks

Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead in Five Looks

|Becky Welander| Don’t Tell Mom the Babysitter’s Dead screens from Friday, April 1 to Sunday, April 3. For tickets or more information, scroll to the bottom of this page or visit trylon.org. I’ve been interested in fashion for as long as I can remember. I grew up in a very...
Allusion and Longing in Satoshi Kon’s MILLENNIUM ACTRESS

Allusion and Longing in Satoshi Kon’s MILLENNIUM ACTRESS

|Alexander Gray| Millennium Actress screens at the Trylon Cinema from Sunday, March 27 to Tuesday, March 29. For tickets and more information, scroll to the bottom of this post. On the banks of a manmade lake in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park stands a line of Grecian columns that are...
The Other Clouzot: Vera Clouzot’s Impact on LES DIABOLIQUES

The Other Clouzot: Vera Clouzot’s Impact on LES DIABOLIQUES

|Finn Odum| Diabolique screens at the Trylon Cinema on 35 mm from Friday, March 11 to Sunday, March 13. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit trylon.org. She was funny, insufferable, generous, crazy, unhappy and capable of making people unhappy; she was sick too; I loved and hated her...
Liveness in Satoshi Kon’s PERFECT BLUE: A Podcast

Liveness in Satoshi Kon’s PERFECT BLUE: A Podcast

| Lukas Lock-Scamp | Perfect Blue screens at the Trylon Cinema from Sunday, March 13 to Tuesday, March 15. Scroll to the end of this post to buy tickets and learn more about the film. This podcast is an accumulation of thoughts and ideas about the movie Perfect Blue, assembled for...
Kurosawa’s DREAMS in Eight Tarot Cards

Kurosawa’s DREAMS in Eight Tarot Cards

|Caroline Rutkiewicz| Dreams screens at the Trylon Cinema from Friday, February 25 to Sunday, February 27. Scroll to the bottom of this page for tickets and more information. I. Curiosity Curiosity turns to fear when our protagonist discovers the rare fox wedding. Only occurring on days where sun shines during...
The Silly American: Othering in Carol Reed’s THE THIRD MAN

The Silly American: Othering in Carol Reed’s THE THIRD MAN

| Chris Polley | The Third Man screens at the Trylon Cinema from Sunday, February 20 to Tuesday, February 22. Scoll to the end of this post for tickets and more information. As a teacher, the most unnerving scene for me in British filmmaker Carol Reed’s ever-enduring, post-war thriller The...
Filibus (Re)Introduces Us to the Wild, Weird Women of 1910s Cinema

Filibus (Re)Introduces Us to the Wild, Weird Women of 1910s Cinema

| Daniel Lawrence Aufmann | Filibus: The Mysterious Air Pirate screens at the Trylon Cinema from Friday, January 28 to Sunday, January 30. For more information, see the program notes at the bottom of this post. For tickets, scroll to the bottom of this page or visit trylon.org. What images...
Attend the Tale: Storytelling and Storytellers in I Know Where I’m Going!

Attend the Tale: Storytelling and Storytellers in I Know Where I’m Going!

| Nick Kouhi | I Know Where I’m Going! screens at the Trylon from Friday, January 21 to Sunday, January 23. For tickets and more information, scroll to the bottom of this screen. Throughout the nearly twenty films they made together through their production company, The Archers, Michael Powell and...
Swipe Right on Possession

Swipe Right on Possession

| Finn Odum | Possession screens at the Trylon from Friday, December 31 to Sunday, January 2. Scroll to the bottom of this page for tickets and more information. Several weeks ago, I attempted to watch Possession so I could prepare for this piece. The vast majority of the film passed in...