Darren Dressels

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So You Want to be a Professional Musician?- by Dan Wilensky

Saxophonist Dan Wilensky recently moved to Portland for NYC and has been a nice addition to the scene here. He sent me this article, which will soon …

The Challenge of Being A Jazz Musician Today

Do you have a preference for any one aspect of the whole filmmaking process?I think I enjoy editing the most

<i>Do you have a preference for any one aspect of the whole filmmaking process?</i><br>I think I enjoy editing the most. It’s the nearest thing to some reasonable environment in which to do creative work. Writing, of course, is very satisfying, but, of course, you’re not working with film. The actual shooting of a film is probably the worst circumstances you could try to imagine for creating a work of art. There is, first of all, the problem of getting up very early every morning and going to bed very …

kissthefuture:

The focus on eyes emphasises the overall desperation for secrets and trust that characterises both the FBI and the criminals. On close ups, having Jodie Foster look slightly off camera and all the other actors straight on, subtly highlights the fact that most of the film is from Clarice’s point of view and that others struggle to know her intimately. <i>When she finally confides in Lecter and tells him about her childhood and the lambs, she looks straight into the camera for one of the first times</i> …

50 greatest movie cats

Claws for thought<p>For animals that sleep for most of their life and spend the rest of the time eating or tormenting any other living creature in their …