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“PSH” — Cameron Crowe describes his original vision for the Uncool scene in Almost Famous and how Philip Seymour Hoffman made it iconic.
“A Hard Day’s Night couldn’t contain The Beatles” — Keith Phipps at The Dissolve opens up a conversation about a throwaway commercial investment that became a pure expression of joy (and fame).
“Why Do We Want Documentaries To Be Like Fiction Films?” — Christopher Campbell at Nonfics celebrates a disappearing stigma, but wonders why three act structure plagues our reception of docs.