Directing

  • And The Beat Goes On

    The movies been very good at capturing the spinit of rock and roll, and that’s one of the reasons that Backbeat is...

  • The Killer B’s Return

    Back in the days of the studio system, gangster films were moviemakers’ bread and butter. Although they seldom won awards, they were...

  • Letters

    Thanks for The Ink Dear Tim,    I love your magazine! Tom Allen did a beautiful job on covering me (Mar. ’94)and the...

  • Mein Seattle Kampf

    Whatch it, smart Alex, or you’ll only work in this town again. "Where you from, man?" "Seattle." "Seattle, huh. Hey, I hear...

  • Steady as He Goes

    When it’s released, the low-budget Seattle feature House of the Rising, currently in post production, will break new ground by being the...

  • Roman Keeps on Rolling

    I was fifteen the year Roman Polanski’s Chinatown came to the screen. My grandmother had been a dancer in the Hollywood of...

  • Peter Coyote is Not P.C.

    "Eternity for me began one fall day in Paris…" So speaks Peter Coyote’s latest character, Oscar, in Roman Polanski’s Bitter Moon. His...

  • Grant’s a Hugh Success

    Easier? Why? Grant slips into a "DeNiro-esque” street twang for this answer.  "Well, you know Americans are kinda looser, you know. ‘Hey-...

  • The Movies are Shrinking

    Here I am, in the heart of the Las Vegas Strip, where Hollywood has spent the last week throwing one of its...

  • Bit Men and Hitmen

    You know they’re part their prime when a Roger Corman movie receives a degree of critical acclaim, Diane Ladd ends up in...

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