Thelma Schoonmaker

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Ascending filmmakers, dying formats

It's a precarious moment for lovers of classic films and, indeed, film itself.
As film itself fades, classics and breakthroughs take over Waterville
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  July 13, 2012


"It's quite simple, really," Dr. Branom tells Alex DeLarge in A Clockwork Orange . "We're just going to show you some films."
One local video editor has build a following paying homage to Hollywood's coolest directors. So why is YouTube all up in his grill?
By MIKE MILIARD  |  February 18, 2009

Vocation or vacation?

This past Wednesday, the fifth Coolidge Award, honoring a “film artist whose work advances the spirit of original and challenging filmmaking,” was bestowed on Jeremy Thomas.
Honoring independent cinema’s ‘tour guide’
By BRETT MICHEL  |  May 01, 2008

Fast forward filmmaking

You wouldn’t think that spending six hours thinking about a tree elf is an exhilerating way to spend a Friday night. 
Taking part in the 48-Hour Film Project
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  May 10, 2007

Thelma and Marty do the Coolidge

It was hard to tell who was more excited about the presence of Martin Scorsese and Thelma Schoonmaker at the Coolidge Corner Theatre Thursday night.
Schoonmaker and Scorsese in Brookline
By SARA FAITH ALTERMAN  |  April 18, 2007


As much as I lament the continuing decline of attendance at the cineplex, it’s also easy to understand.
The 25 Greatest DVD Special Features of All Time
By BRETT MICHEL  |  April 25, 2006