THE BEAUTIFUL AND BRUTAL TIMEKEEPER

Posted on November 13, 2019

“No way he’s only 20-years old, dad!  He looks like a crazed, 40-year old mechanic or something…” That was my young son’s reaction as we watched a video together of this “crazy looking mechanic” during his drum solo from a 1969 concert.   Sweat soaked, hair whipping and thrashing, arms flailing like frenzied tentacles, he was […]


IN THE HEARTS OF WILD-EYED MEN

Posted on November 5, 2019

In 1976 the acclaimed director, Francis Ford Coppola, was forced to confront his demons.   He, along with a renegade group of actors and filmmakers, left for the Philippine jungles to take on a script (and vision) so audacious, so grand in scale and so problematic that it would ultimately test the limits of their collective […]


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