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Clueless Stickers
Amy Heckerling's Clueless is as heavily referenced now as it was in '95, proving its worth as a timeless coming of age flick. Pay homage to its ever-entertaining script with stickers by Matt Kasin, perfect for popping on a glass pillar candle, notebook...
CULTURE
What I Love About Movies
Since 2005, Little White Lies has been a unique creative read for film buffs seeking something besides hype. Dedicating each issue largely to a single film, the bi-monthly indie publication broadens the conversation beyond just reviews and interviews...
CULTURE
The Filmmaker Says
Hot off the Princeton Architectural Press is "The Filmmaker Says," a collection of quotes from the people who envisioned (and then brought to life) history-making films, from Charlie Chaplin to Kathryn Bigelow to Akira Kurasawa. Their words, compiled...
CULTURE
Lightning In The Hand
"It is American mythology—Westerns are our Greek mythology," says Joey Grossfield, director, writer and producer of "Lighting In The Hand," an independent film currently seeking financing on Kickstarter. Taking a turn in a different direction than...
CULTURE
Independent Film Update
Today's independent films maintain the tradition of keeping production small and outside of major studios, but with grassroots funding and the rise of affordability in digital filmmaking, gone are the low-budget demands and aesthetics forced upon...
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Belkin ThunderStorm
The iPad's rear-facing speakers have become a common gripe for users looking to match audio with the tablet's quality display. While some of the more low-tech solutions can help, few truly improve your experience like Belkin's new ThunderStorm. Billed...
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Olympus BioScapes 2012
Each year as part of the Olympus BioScapes Digital Imaging Competition, the world's most impressive images and movies of life science subjects taken by microscope are put on show. The work of this year's more than 2000 entrants delivered striking...
CULTURE
Sleepwalk With Me
In his cinematic debut, comedian Mike Birbiglia takes the audience on a journey that explores his transformation as an individual and comedic artist. Birbligia, who has made a run on Broadway in a one man show and appeared on NPR's This American...
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The Kook
If you think "new noir" sounds like the latest buzzword designed to put Lana del Rey on the map, check out "The Kook." The short, made by two NYC directors known as Peking (full disclosure: also frequent Cool Hunting collaborators), won the Audience...
CULTURE
Lindzine #2
The 25-year-old actress-singer-jailbird Lindsay Lohan has attracted as much publicity off-screen as she has for her roles in slasher films and family comedies alike. The hijinks that have led her in and out of rehab centers and through the criminal...
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Sundance 2012
This year's Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah, presented the requisite set of features and documentaries with the not-so-surprising general consensus that the smaller, independent works transcended the generally lackluster star-studded blockbusters...
CULTURE
Norwegian Wood
In a tale of passion, pain and friendship, the film Norwegian Wood explores deep-seated themes of loss and sexuality. Based on the book of the same title, the film takes place amid the civil turmoil of 1960s Japan, following the story of three young...
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LomoKino
Taking the next great leap in their photographic evolution, Lomography has launched their first-ever movie camera. The LomoKino, which dropped today, is a compact, crank-powered movie-making machine that maintains the aesthetic and quality expected...