Tagged: movie


Minding the Gap: Pressure Flip, by David Bax

Bing Liu’s Minding the Gap (yes, it’s a terrible title; get over it) is a documentary about skateboarding. It is also a documentary about the lives of skateboarders, for whom skateboarding is a constant, a touchstone. And so, just like its subjects,...


The Wife: Listen Up Joe, by David Bax

Christian Slater, known for bad boy and wild card roles, plays a surprisingly convincing intellectual slimeball in Bjorn Runge’s The Wife. On the other hand, Max Irons, son of Jeremy, is a particularly unconvincing schlub; under the bad haircut and ill-fitting...