Pissarro’s People, SF

"Jeanne Pissarro, Called Minette, Sitting in the Garden, Pontoise"Oil on canvas, circa 1872. Private collection.Image © 2011 Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco 'Pissarro’s People' Paintings, drawings, prints, mixed media and gouaches by Camille PissarroLegion of Honor, San Francisco  ...

Prohibition, PBS

'Prohibition' Documentary by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick Written by Geoffrey C. Ward Narrated by Peter Coyote Voices include Adam Arkin, Phillip Bosco, Patricia Clarkson, Kevin Conway, Blythe Danner, Paul Giamatti, Tom Hanks, Jeremy Irons, Samuel L.  ...

My Afternoons With Margueritte

My Afternoons With Margueritte (La tête en friche) Directed by Jean BeckerWritten by Jean Becker and Jean-Loup Dabadie, based on Marie-Sabine Roger's novelStarring Gérard Depardieu and Gisèle CasadesusIn French, with English subtitles Run Time: 86 minutes http://cohenmedia.net/main.html "My  ...

The Tree

The Tree (2010) Written and Directed by Julie BertuccelliAdapted from "Our Father Who Art in the Tree" by Judy PascoeStarring Charlotte Gainsbourg, Marton Csokas, Morgana DaviesRun Time: 100 minutesMPAA Rating: Not Rated http://www.zeitgeistfilms.com/thetree/ Judging from the vast Australian  ...

Zen, PBS

'Zen' on PBS Masterpiece Mystery Based on the Aurelio Zen detective mysteries by Michael DibdinAdapted by Simon BurkeStarring Rufus Sewell, Caterina Murino and Stanley TownsendPBS stations, Sundays, July 17, 24 and 31, 2011, 9 p.m. ET/PT Forget about  ...

Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris Written and directed by Woody AllenStarring: Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Kathy Bates, Carla BruniRun Time: 94 minutesMPAA Rating: Rated PG-13 Woody Allen's latest movie gift, "Midnight in Paris," combines blithe romantic comedy with  ...

South Riding, PBS Masterpiece

South Riding Coproduction of the BBC and MASTERPIECE on PBSAdapted by Andrew Davies, from the novel by Winifred Holtby Directed by Diarmuid Lawrence Starring Anna Maxwell Martin, David Morrissey, and Peter Firth PBS stations, Sundays, May 1,  ...