2008 NOFF Award Nominations

Welcome! This week I am announcing the nominations for the 2nd Annual NOFF Awards. Please be sure to return next Sunday, March 1 when the winners will be revealed! First things first: A word about eligibility. Only films with an official 2008 commercial release date, as determined by the IMDB, are eligible for this year’s […]

Once Upon a Time in the West: An Operatic Masterpiece

Sergio Leone: “For me the music is fundamental, especially in a Western where the dialogue is purely aphoristic. The films could just as well be silent; one would understand all the same. The music serves to emphasize states of mind, facts and situations more than the dialogue itself does. In short, for me the music […]