Night Owl

Los Angeles Plays Itself

Viewed: 11 November 2011
Directed by: Thom Andersen
Listed in: Movies, YouTube

A great long-form film essay on the depiction of Los Angeles by cinema. The hits and misses, the preconceptions and myths. Thom Andersen presents compelling arguments touch on so many aspects of the city and it's real and fictional histories. It is a fantastic essay.

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