You’ll forgive this first entry because the TCFF movie bender that I’m on is mixed with the on-call responsibility of middle of the night wake-ups to rock my 11 month old son back to sleep without falling asleep myself. Midnight is my new 3am.
The Fest Day 1
The Blue Jasmine Opener was the Woody Allen that I’ve come to seek/enjoy almost as much as early work like Take the Money and Run and Bananas. Jasmine was a mix of comedy and edged social commentary starring a mix incomparable actors like Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin with rare talents that Allen seems to be able to sock away for the perfect part based on a type with supporting roles by Andrew Dyce Clay and Max Casella (Doogie Howser’s best friend/co-star). Blanchett’s flip flop between various stages of nervous breakdown and recovery was phenomenal. Read More →