Guy Maddin

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2014

    Suranjan Ganguly on experimental filmmaker Stan Brakhage

    Few filmmakers have pushed the limits of cinema as forcefully as the late Stan Brakhage. His hundreds of films forged a cinematic language that has dominated the experimental media world since the 1950s. Brakhage work is not the easiest to watch. Some films, such as Window Water Baby Moving, use rap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2014

    10 things to do for $10 in Denver this weekend (all free!), March 7-9

    From an art-toy meet-up to an experimental film symposium, this weekend is full of great events -- and we've found ten that are absolutely free. So save your change for bus fare and get out and enjoy this city. Did we miss a bargain? Share news of more economical events in our comments section, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2014

    Filmmaker Guy Maddin on cinematic séances and the Brakhage Symposium

    Filmmaker Guy Maddin says that watching a movie has more in common with a paranormal séance than meets the eye; he remembers the first time he realized that the French word for a movie screening is "séance," which translates into "a sitting." Both activities take place in the dark; both are enchan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2013

    Five under-the-radar picks for the Starz Denver Film Festival

    It's that time again -- the Starz Denver Film Fest is here, bringing joy for the cinephile girls and boys. With almost 200 films in every genre, from all over the world, there's a lot to take in. To help navigate the schedule, we asked festival programmer Matt Campbell to steer us toward some of the ... More >>

  • Music

    May 23, 2013

    The Seven Hats

    Scientific American

  • Film

    May 29, 2008

    Summer Movie Preview

    The season of big budget bangs uses its brain.

  • Film

    April 5, 2007


    Rodriguez and Tarantino overcome nostalgia in their cut-and-run mash note to films guilty pleasures.

  • Music

    December 29, 2005

    Let There Be Rock

    Ten albums that make it easy to avoid fretting about your old-fashioned Rockist ways.

  • Film

    June 3, 2004

    The Weirdest Movie in the World

    Nobody does nostalgic melodrama like Guy Maddin.

  • Calendar

    October 30, 2003