Brent on Brenton Film: Nottingham Confidential Interview

Here’s a new interview for Nottingham Confidential in which I discuss silent film in general and my plans for this site: Brenton Film: The Big Noise in Silent Film! Photo: Kelly Daniels


New Eisenstein Biopic: Greenaway Goes Loco in Guanajuato

Peter Greenaway’s new biopic, Eisenstein in Guanajuato, plays fast, loose and salaciously with the facts Film historian and critic David Robinson attended the Berlinale 2015 première and is incensed about


Charting Charlie Chaplin on Criterion Blu-ray and DVD

Tracking the US Criterion Collection’s periodic release of Chaplin’s 1918–1957 output on disc Trickling out each one over a period of several years, they’re taking their time and doing it


New UK Charlie Chaplin Discs from Artificial Eye

Charlie Chaplin Competition: Win Artificial Eye Blu-rays and DVDs! It must be that time of year already: ol’ Charlie’s 1918–1957 films are being re-released on Blu-ray and DVD yet again There’s a