Free Solo (2018)

JIMMY CHIN, ELIZABETH CHAI VASARHELYI Bil’s rating (out of 5): BBBB.  USA, 2018.  Itinerant Films, Little Monster Films, National Geographic, Parkes+MacDonald Image Nation.  Cinematography by Jimmy Chin.  Produced by Jimmy Chin, Shannon Dill, Evan Hayes, Shannon Hill, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi.  Music by Marco Beltrami.  Film Editing by Bob Eisenhardt.  Academy Awards 2018.  Toronto International Film Festival … More Free Solo (2018)

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Everything Is Copy (2015)

JACOB BERNSTEIN, NICK HOOKER Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBBB.  USA, 2015.  HBO Documentary Films, Home Box Office, Loveless.  Screenplay by Jacob Bernstein.  Cinematography by Bradford Young.  Produced by Carly Hugo, Matthew Parker.  Music by Joel Goodman.  Film Editing by Bob Eisenhardt.   Nora Ephron died in 2012 at the age of 71 of leukemia, and the shocking news of her death was compounded … More Everything Is Copy (2015)

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Lightning In A Bottle (2004)

ANTOINE FUQUA Bil’s rating (out of 5):  BBBB.  USA, 2004.  Vulcan Productions, Jigsaw Productions.  Cinematography by Greg Andracke, Lisa Rinzler.  Produced by Margaret Bodde, Alex Gibney, Jack Gulick.  Music by Steve Jordan.  Production Design by Tom McPhillips.  Film Editing by Bob Eisenhardt, Keith Salmon.  Toronto International Film Festival.   Any music fan will enjoy this one, but blues fans will be especially bowled over by … More Lightning In A Bottle (2004)

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Shut Up And Sing

BBB (out of 5) Show business welcomed in a new phenomenon when the Dixie Chicks became the best-selling all-female band in music history, an achievement that seemed to go up in smoke when lead singer Natalie Maines announced during a London concert (on the day the Iraq invasion was first reported) that she was ashamed … More Shut Up And Sing

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