The media and Hollywood remain in a stalemate. Hollywood can keep playing loose with the facts, rewriting history for an audience without the time to check the evidence, but members of the mainstream media have no steam left to call their bluff. As soon as the press cry false, it’s hypocritical, isn’t it? Thus it… Read more

I’ve been hearing it everywhere, from friends and relations, critics, the blogosphere, newspapers, even the Guardian: TV has surpassed film as a storytelling medium. Everyone from Newsweek to the Encyclopedia Britannica blog has circulated the opinion. What’s going on here? Why are we choosing to value television above film? By what measure? Usually the discussion… Read more