Guillermo del Toro: more of an aesthetician than a cinematician?
Who’s America’s foremost cinematic chronicler of the contemporary working-class?
Richard Linklater: the modern master of the formal, technical, and/or narrative conceit.
A nit to briefly pick, inspired by my Corona stroll down old movie lane:
The marathon’s name is Bond.
Pair 2019’s Recorder: The Marion Stokes Project with 2020’s VHYes for a double feature about…VHS TV recordings?
Next to be given the Retrospective Rankings treatment: Terrence Malick.