Birdman

Design

The Wackiest Shit We Found at DesignerCon

Art toys, collectibles, and indie pop merch for miles, oh my.
Shana Nys Dambrot
12.2.16
thump news

You Can Now Stream Ryuichi Sakamoto and Alva Noto's 'The Revenant' Soundtrack

They've created soul-touching sounds as sublime as they are harrowing.
Alexander Iadarola
1.4.16
Film

See the Darkest Moments in Iñarritu's Films in a Heart-Wrenching Supercut

The 'Birdman' director's knack for contrasting the beautiful with the ugly gets showcased in filmmaker Miguel Blanco's new edit.
Beckett Mufson
5.26.15
Film

Is Hollywood Making Too Many Trailers?

We spoke to an economics professor along with one of the best movie-trailer makers in the business to learn more about the thinking behind this deluge of movie trailers hitting the internet.
Giaco Furino
4.17.15
Film

'Birdman' Is Full of Mistakes—But That Makes It Even Better

A new film essay explores the beautiful imperfections in Alejandro González Iñárritu's Oscar-winning 'Birdman: Or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).'
Becky Chung
4.3.15
Film

7 Articles to Read Before Oscar Night

From 'Grand Budapest Hotel's production design to 'Birdman's cinematography, go behind the scene of this year's top Academy Award nominees.
Beckett Mufson
2.21.15
Film

5 Oscar-Nominated Directors, One Supercut

Catch up on all of 2014's best directors in this supercut.
Beckett Mufson
2.13.15
Music

Why Are Movie Awards So Much Better Than Music Awards?

Why do music industry awards shows regularly ignore albums and artists beloved by knowledgeable music fans? Here are a few theories.
John Norris
1.29.15
Film

'Birdman Backstage' Is a Virtual Tour Inside the Soaring Oscar Nominee

This interactive website full of 'Birdman' GIFs, videos, and photos is a comprehensive guide to the film's Oscar buzz.
Beckett Mufson
1.17.15
Film

A Look Back At 'Birdman' Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki's Iconic Long Shots

Cinematographer Emmanuel Lubezki has been experimenting with long takes for over a decade. These examples of his explorations just might prepare you for his latest work in Alejandro G. Iñárritu's 'Birdman.'
Beckett Mufson
10.20.14
Comics!

Nature Has a Way of Sorting Things Out

Don't mess with Mother Nature.
Mike O'Shea
10.2.14
This Week in Racism

This Week in Racism - Black People Still Love Justin Bieber

Two videos have surfaced that feature pop star/juvenile delinquent/Canadian Justin Bieber using racial slurs when he was just a child. He's apologized, and black celebrities like Lil Wayne and Whoopi Goldberg have jumped to his defense.
Dave Schilling
6.6.14
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