Paltry pickin's this week, but here's what I got:
DVD: Videocracy (2009)
Director: Erik Gandini
Videocracy played at MSPIFF earlier this year and had at run at St Anthony Main a few weeks ago. It is a fascinating documentary about the celebrity and television culture in Italy.
DVD & Blu-ray: Blood Into Wine (2010)
Distributor: Dreamy Drawn
Directors: Ryan Page, Christopher Pomerenke
Ever wonder what Maynard from Tool is up to these days? Well, he's making wine and this is the documentary.
DVD & Blu-ray: That Evening Sun (2009)
Director: Scott Teems
Played a run at St Anthony. Hal Holbrook give a good performance as a crotchety old man.
DVD: The Photograph (2007)
Distributor: Global Film Initiative
Director: Nan Triveni Achnas
A decent Indonesian drama that played at MSPIFF a few years ago and was part of the Global Lens traveling program.
DVD: The Exploding Girl (2009)
Director: Bradley Rust Gray
Newest film by indie filmmaker and husband to So Yong Kim, Bradley Rust Gray.
DVD: 8 Diagram Pole Fighter (1983)
Distributor: Dragon Dynasty
Director: Lau Kar-leung
Words cannot describe how good this movie is. One of the best martial arts films that the Shaw Brothers made. Is this the first time it's been available in the US with the original soundtrack? Wow.