- Staff Picks
- July 30, 2021
Live In Stuttgart 1975 (Mute). Review by Bob Pomeroy.
Presented at the 30th Florida Film Festival, Maitland FL
A one woman show relating the fascinating history of Dr Ruth Westheimer, America’s favorite sex advisor.
A man with Asperger’s syndrome looks high and low for a woman to love as we learn about the details of his condition.
Matt Smith tells tales of growing up in Catholic Seattle in the 1960’s.
A view into the last few year of French Impressionist Auguste Renoir’s life. Carl F Gauze is beguiled by its stillness.
A Jewish kid from Brooklyn becomes the king of the blues in the classic Brill Building.
Roger Pike’s TV documentary investigates the deaths of famous celebrities, including Nicole Brown Simpson, Janis Joplin, Keith Moon, and Gianni Versace, among others. Carl F Gauze can’t stop staring.
A popular account of a famous but very difficult mathematics problem. Carl F Gauze, much like Teen Talk Barbie, knows that math is hard.
Carl F Gauze, who may or may not be a card-carrying member of the Blank Generation, follows punk godfather Richard Hell from the seedy world of rock to the perhaps seedier world of the written word.
James MacLaren muses on Frank Zappa, in the process writing one of the BEST book reviews I’ve ever read.
As hard as I try to look back on my childhood with glee, I just get a mental picture of a retarded blond boy falling down everywhere and generally making a fool of himself everytime I think of myself. I wasn’t just an idiot — I seemed to be completely unteachable. I would get jumped by neighborhood kids, get some rocks thrown at my face for good measure……and, sure as fuck, it would happen again.