Tagged Peter Bogdanovich

They’ll Love Me When I’m Dead (Neville, 2018)

I watched this before the 38-minute featurette A Final Cut for Orson, which is where all the details about The Other Side of the Wind’s restoration work are included. I wouldn’t have minded one long and comprehensive documentary about the film’s history, from inception to release. Neville’s documentary felt incomplete without documenting the many legal snares that…

The Other Side of the Wind (Welles, 2018)

The myth of The Other Side of the Wind has outgrown the film itself, to the point where you have to keep reminding yourself that it now exists for our consumption. Welles scholars have pored over this work with unrelenting zeal, unearthing reason after reason for why he never managed to complete it, and why no one…