Errol Morris films (The Thin Blue Line, Gates of Heaven) captivate me. It doesn’t matter if I have an interest in the subject or not, he makes me interested, which I suppose is the job of every documentarian. This especially holds true in the case of ‘Tabloid.’ I don’t know this story, I’m from America and was born in 1976… the story of Joyce McKinney was big news in the UK in 1977. But this trailer and the fact that its Morris telling the story, make it a must see.
My Best of 2012 Playlist by Eric Garneau
After being inspired by some friends, for the past few years I’ve been really into documenting my musical exploration with year-end mixes. I realize this is not a particularly novel thing to do, but hey, who has original ideas any more? Anyway, this has gotten even easier to do thanks to new technology like Spotify. read more