Nancy Fornoville

51 Flips | 2 Magazines | 3 Likes | 1 Follower | @fornov | Keep up with Nancy Fornoville on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Nancy Fornoville”

Meet Trailer Editor Mark Woollen. He May Be the Most Visionary Director in Hollywood.

<b>“It’s weird talking</b> with my back to you this whole time,” Mark Woollen says in a high, soft voice, chuckling nervously. Draped over an Aeron chair in …

The 35 Best Books by Cinema’s Greatest Auteurs

It’s an old standby that if a person is truly a master at one thing, he’s probably not great at much else. But when it comes to cinema, the auteur’s …

A self-portrait by Pasolini. http://t.co/TJl05Y3ceJ

Early Japanese Animations: The Origins of Anime (1917-1931)

Japanese animation, AKA anime, might be filled with large-eyed maidens, way cool robots, and large-eyed, way cool maiden/robot hybrids, but it often …

Chuck Jones drew every day of his life until he couldn’t any longer and he died two weeks later at the age of 89

Chuck Jones drew every day of his life until he couldn’t any longer and he died two weeks later at the age of 89. These are some of those drawings. (media represented: graphite, ink, watercolor, and charcoal)

Dancing Shadow Sculptures by Dpt. and Laurent Craste

Brown Paper Bag

Comb­ing hand embroi­dery stitch­es and nee­dle felt­ing, Hygge by Nikiti­na cre­ates sculp­tur­al hoop art. Her count­less French knots and …

Okay guys, I spent my entire Friday night combing through Netflix and compiling this handy dandy list (with links!) to 100 films directed…

Okay guys, I spent my entire Friday night combing through Netflix and compiling this handy dandy list (with links!) to <b>100 films directed by women that you can watch RIGHT NOW</b>. Quite a few of these I haven’t even seen myself! There’s comedies and dramas and romances and horror and action and documentary and foreign and Oscar winners and Razzie winners (maybe?) and pretty much anything you could want to watch. I’m sure there are more films by women on the service (100 out of thousands is a good …

Nick's Flick Picks review of Les Rendez-vous d'Anna

Director: Chantal Akerman. Cast: Aurore Clément, Helmut Griem, Magali Noël, Hanns Zischler, Lea Massari, Jean-Pierre Cassel. Screenplay: Chantal …

Chicken Soup for the Chilly Soul: 20 Comforting, Warm Recipes

Try one of these comforting chicken soups, from classic chicken noodle to khao soi.<p><b>Like sweaters, chicken soup is a warm, wintry comfort.</b> Chicken soup, however, is infinitely tastier. Check out our wildly different takes on chicken soup in the slideshow, and decide which style you're going for …

Cooking

Portraits Emerge from an Incredible Collage of Objects

New York-based artist Michael Mapes continues to expand his portfolio of meticulously assembled artworks made of thousands of collected specimens. Each piece in the artist's newest and laboriously executed collection consists of countless materials that have each been pinned to a board to form a …

Animated and Illustrated Versions of Characters from David Lynch’s ‘Twin Peaks’ TV Series

French artist Martin Woutisseth has created <i>Twin Peaks Illustrated</i>, a series of illustrations based on characters from the television series <i>Twin Peaks</i> …

TV

From Shakespeare to Suzanne Collins: The Best Adaptations of 2013

With 2013 drawing to a close, we can’t help but feel a bit nostalgic for the year that was. From the splashy (“The Great Gatsby” and “Catching Fire”) …

Interview with Chantal Akerman on Notebook

Welcome to kurobuta London

<i>Kurobuta takes its inspiration from the Izakayas of Japan, where tapas-style plates are served to accompany drinks in a casual setting. Originally a</i> …

Magical Game Time

Inspired by Clock Tower for the SNES. In the spirit of Halloween, I’m doing all spooky games for the rest of the month! I’ve got a long list to try …

Blog

Five new Keaton titles on DCP

With the BFI Southbank, London set to host a major retrospective of the films of Buster Keaton, including an extended run of the spectacular new 4K …

Moving Innovation by Tom Sito

<i>The following is an excerpt from a chapter from</i> Moving Innovation: A History of Computer Animation <i>by Tom Sito (The MIT Press, 2013), republished in</i> …

Kenosis, Intricate Designs Cut Into New York Times Newspapers

Artist Shanti Grumbine cuts intricate designs out of New York Times newspapers for her series “Kenosis.” Her designs are inspired by stained glass …

Ben Stiller, David O. Russell, Steve McQueen in Full Directors Oscar Roundtable interview

David O. Russell

Henry Builds a Cabin: Thoreau’s Joyfully Minimalist Life at Walden, Illustrated for Kids and Full of Wisdom for All

In September of 1992, a young man by the name of Chris McCandless perished in the wilderness after resolving to live outside of consumer culture, as close to nature as possible. His story, still the source of ongoing controversy, became the book <i>Into the Wild</i>, which then became the movie of the same …

Developing iOS 7 Apps for iPhone and iPad: A Free Online Course by Stanford

FYI: Apple officially released iOS7, the latest operating system for the iPhone and iPad, on September 18. Almost simultaneously, Stanford began …

The History of the English Language, Animated

The history of language, that peculiar human faculty that Darwin believed was half art and half instinct, is intricately intertwined with the evolution of our species, our capacity for invention, our understanding of human biology, and even the progress of our gender politics. From the fine folks …

Tuileries: A Short, Slightly Twisted Film by Joel and Ethan Coen

They call Paris the City of Love. It's also the birthplace of the Marquis de Sade. Behind the romantic postcard facade, there's something a bit more …

Gravity might be hi-tech but it's got an old soul

The wonder of Alfonso Cuarón's Gravity – wonder being entirely the right word – is that the full spectrum of state-of-the-art digital special effects, CGI and 3D technology have been harnessed together in revolutionary ways to tell a story whose hallmarks of purity, clarity, brevity and, above all, …