The new documentary Ex Libris - The New York Public Library works like a Russian nesting doll of information about information about information. In the signature style of master documentarian Frederick Wiseman, this sprawling, almost three-and-a-half-hour opus delivers a series of vignettes (many recurring) shot at…
So this ridiculously expensive Ivy League university of which I'm sure you've heard is offering a class in model memoirs.
A few months ago, after the news reports about singer Chris Brown's alleged assault of then-girlfriend Rihanna - and the spate of articles about partner abuse that followed it - I decided to finally buy filmmaker Frederick Wiseman's 2-part, 6-hour series on domestic violence. This weekend, I watched Part One.