Alexandra Heller Nicholas speaks to Samm Deighan, Kat Ellinger, and Alison Nastasi about Jean Rollin’s almost sacred oeuvre, discussing their reflections on their own experiences in relating to the director’s work as both women, cult film fans, and critics.
Alexandra Heller-Nicholas dives deep into the underseen and oft-underappreciated films of director Elaine May, whose A NEW LEAF screened at Melbourne International Film Festival this year.
A loving look at the cult film that wasn’t: Alexandra Heller-Nicholas on William Peter Blatty’s underseen and underappreciated The Ninth Configuration, with some commentary from the director himself.
This year marks the 25th anniversary of Prince’s oft-maligned GRAFFITI BRIDGE, his pseudo-sequel to PURPLE RAIN and third directorial effort. Alexandra Heller-Nicholas looks at Prince’s filmography and writes in praise of his 1990 feature.