Quick take: Film Criticism in Crisis? panel


IMG_1992

“My blog started as a catalog of what I watch. I just watch a lot of films and try to capture everything.

Pascual Espiritu aka Acquarello of Strictly Film School

IMG_1986

“The internet makes it much easier for audiences to be educated.”

Jonathan Rosenbaum

IMG_1994

“It’s possible for film critics to become advocates for certain types of films.”

-David Hudson, Green Cine Daily

IMG_1973

“I don’t want to always have to be objective.”

-Seong-Hoon Jeong, former critic for Korean film weekly Cine 21

IMG_1962

“I don’t think there’s such a thing as the “average” reader or the “average” viewer.”

-Emmanuel Burdeau, editor, Cahiers du cinéma

IMG_1957

“Pauline Kael led a national conversation about film, and at a certain point, that all disappeared.”

-Kent Jones, Film Comment’s Editor-at-Large

More to come…

Did you see the panel? Tell us what you think in the comments.

Advertisements
Explore posts in the same categories: festival dispatches, Film Comment, inside the film society, new york film festival, on @ the walter reade, quotables, what's on

Tags: , ,

You can comment below, or link to this permanent URL from your own site.

4 Comments on “Quick take: Film Criticism in Crisis? panel”


  1. […] state of things. For pix and quotes from all of the participants, see the filmlink blog’s Amanda McCormick; for further reports, see James Van Maanen, Keith Uhlich at the House Next Door and […]


  2. […] See photos and quotes from the event. Explore posts in the same categories: Film Comment, festival dispatches, in other news, inside the film society, quotables, what’s on […]


  3. […] New York Film Festival had a very interesting forum on the state of film criticism with their Film Criticism in Crisis? — sponsored by Film Comment magazine and given before a near sold-out house,  at the Film […]


  4. […] Sino, aquí te traducimos (libremente, of course) algunas ‘quotes’ extraídas de filmlinc.com: […]


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: