Jeremy Irons Reads (a whole bunch of) TS Eliot. Thanks, Reader B.
Videos, paintings, pictures, maps, animations and other pleasures for your eyes and ears.
Powerful acting by a favorite in this short piece → Michael K. Williams Asks: Am I Typecast?
Available for streaming this month only, TOWER is a riveting—partially animated and partially live action—look into the infamous 1966 University of Texas Tower shooting.
Vaudevillian ►Harry Rose performs “Frankfurter Sandwiches” in 1929. See also, ►Peggy Lennon’s 1967 performance on the Lawrence Welk show. And if none of that is on point enough, enjoy a ►pseudo-retro burlesque take by “Varla Jean Merman”.
“We sought to capture people facing a difficult situation, to make a portrait of humans in doubt. We’ve all seen actors playing doubt in fiction films, but we have few true images of the feeling in documentaries. To make them, we decided to put people in a situation powerful enough not to need any classic narrative framework. A high dive seemed like the perfect scenario.” → Ten Meter Tower