54th Chicago Int’l Film Fest #11: “Flammable Children” (Australia)

“Flammable Children” aka “Swinging Safari” (Australia) Directed by Stephan Elliott Lying somewhere in style between Aussie versions of my “Wet Hot American Summer” and 2016’s “Everybody Wants Some”, “Flammable Children” (known as “Swinging Safari” in its home country), Stephan Elliott’s … Continue reading 54th Chicago Int’l Film Fest #11: “Flammable Children” (Australia)

54th Chicago Int’l Film Fest #10 & #16: “Friedkin Uncut” (Italy/USA) & “Great Buster” (USA)

“Friedkin Uncut” (Italy/USA) Directed by Francesco Zippel “Great Buster” (USA) Directed by Peter Bogdanovich What a difference a director makes. As usual, the Fest featured more than a couple new documentaries illustrating and honoring the lives of some of film’s … Continue reading 54th Chicago Int’l Film Fest #10 & #16: “Friedkin Uncut” (Italy/USA) & “Great Buster” (USA)