Monthly Archives: May 2011

Adultery, Romanian Style

Now playing at Film Forum,  Radu Muntean’s “Tuesday, After Christmas,” made me more anxious on second viewing.  Although the characters’ actions remained the same, of course, the feelings driving them (particularly Paul’s), registered as more ambivalent,  yet oddly inevitable, like … Continue reading

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Funny, Running Into You Like That (Or, The Accidental Photo Shoot)

On a dark and stormy night last December, reluctant to bother Franklin, who works nights at the garage where I park my car (and pay rent almost equal to what an apartment in a less frantic part of the world … Continue reading

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“The Conversation Continues”

Once a week, from March 2007 until the end of April last year, I set up a mini photo studio in a corner of Bill Moyers’ PBS studio and shot each guest he interviewed for his award-winning series,  Bill Moyers … Continue reading

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9 Years, 7 Months, 21 Days Later

Dale, Geraldine, Elizabeth and I stood in the middle of my street, looking south and up–10 blocks from my building the tops of the Towers burned. Robyn, Riki Leigh and Camille called frantically from L.A.–like I had done after North Ridge. … Continue reading

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