Catch a free, online screening of King Hu’s classic wuxia film, Raining in the Mountain, via the University of Wisconsin Cinematheque! Then listen to a conversation about the film with film critic David Bordwell on their new Cinematalk podcast available here. “In a Ming Dynasty monastery, competing bands […]
The Korean Cultural Center of New York is offering 10 Korean films to watch for free online between April 20 and June 30! ” Korean Movie Night New York, one of the most beloved film series hosted by the Korean Cultural Center New York returns in online form! […]
Amsterdam’s Ritman Library has put over 1,600 occult and alchemical books online as part of their “Hermetically Open” project. (via Open Culture).
Open Culture has a bit on the 4,000 illustrations in Jules Verne’s works, including a link to all of them. “Verne and his editor Pierre-Jules Hetzel commissioned these illustrations from no fewer than eight artists, a group including Edouard Riou, Alphonse de Neuville, Emile-Antoine Bayard, and Léon Benett […]
Open Culture has a list of 60 free film noir films for you to watch while grieving over your manners on long November nights. (Via Punk Noir Magazine).
The Library of Congress is making available 11,700 of John Margolies’ photos of road side America. (via Boing Boing)