Informative for both the die-hard Devo devotee and the person who makes the Devo devotee angry for calling Devo "the 'Whip It' guys?", Are We Not Men? is an authorized, feature-length documentary that gives a never-before-seen look at Akron, Ohio's most enduring, influential post-punk-art-rock-ish group. Director Tony Pemberton and his team are shooting for a September release, so have a look at the trailer below and, if you can, lend some support on the film's Kickstarter (via) that they might get this thing finished. Only then can they move forward on a sequel documentary about those children Disney put together as an inexplicable Devo cover band.
Premiered last night to a reported standing ovation at the Tribeca Film Festival, Joshua and Benny Safdie's Lenny Cooke is a documentary that takes a look at a basketball player who looked to be the next big NBA star, but instead ended up playing for a Philippine Basketball Ass... / Continue →
Directed by The National frontman Matt Berninger's brother Tom, Mistaken for Strangers takes a unique approach to the tour documentary format in that, despite his following the band with his camera, Berninger's schlubbier sibling does not really like The National. He's apparent... / Continue →
Each year, the World Championships of Junior Golf bring together hundreds of the world's best child golfers to compete at an international level. And, of course, it is adorable, because they're in little visors and getting all upset over missed putts, like they're surgeons stru... / Continue →