June 29th, 2017

Ten illustrators who should get a call from Hollywood

Movie posters – like hand-painted billboards – are in danger of becoming a lost art. From Reynold Brown and Saul Bass through to Richard Amsel, Bill Gold, Drew Struzan and John Alvin, some of the world’s most celebrated visual artists have worked in the medium of commercial film posters, but the ever-increasing commoditisation of movie […]

Edgar Wright’s favourite Criterion films

Speaking of the Criterion Collection, the wonderful Edgar Wright recently became the latest in a long line of filmmakers to list his ten favourite films in the collection for the Criterion website. But the famous cinephile also posted an extended list to his personal blog, full of gems he couldn’t squeeze into his top ten […]

Eric Skillman’s ATP postcards

Eric Skillman has posted some retro-inspired postcard designs to promote a series of Criterion Collection film screenings at the All Tomorrow’s Parties music festival in Asbury Park, New Jersey: Also interesting to note is that these screenings give us a glimpse of what to expect from the Criterion Collection in the future: some of the […]