Tag Archives: Matt Davis

So we had a sold-out movie première in Portland, Oregon, and shit…

Movie premières are pretty intense. There’s lots of shouting and stuff beforehand, but then it’s beautiful and you’re left feeling weird, yet proud, yet weird. The highlight of my première, personally, was having the subject’s father come over afterwards and …Read more…

Books I read and kept

I photographed all the books on my “read and kept” shelf. The concept was inspired by my friend Charlie Byron, but also by Judith Thurman’s article in the New Yorker on Nov. 12. Thurman profiled Betty Halbreich, “who runs Betty Halbreich’s Solutions, a …Read more…

Rainy day reading for Hurricane Sandy

Here are four distracting reading recommendations for Hurricane Sandy. Suggest clicking on the links and printing them out in case your power goes. A SWEARING CONSULTANT The Guardian ran a revealing set of interviews with the creators of political satire …Read more…

Spike Lee Interview

Update, August 26: Full interview is here. Original post: It’s been a fascinating couple of days culminating in the premiere of Spike Lee’s new documentary last night, If God Is Willing And Da Creek Don’t Rise. Highlight for me personally …Read more…