Writing

THE UNDERGROUND FILM STUDIO’S ARTICLE ARCHIVE

Here you will find a selection of articles, essays, reviews and interviews.

 

INTERVIEWS WITH US

(re)Search My Trash – Black Sun & The Kingdom Of Shadows interview

Take One CFF – Splendor Solis interview

(re)Search My Trash – Savage Witches interview

Phantoms & Beasts – An Interview with Daniel Fawcett & Clara Pais about All My Heart’s Desires

Absorb your Obstacles! Amateur Cinema and Visual Freedom – An interview by Jack Sargeant

Celebrating Creativity – Cine-Rebis, The London & Porto Underground Film Festivals

Savage Witches, Wild and Free! An Interview with Daniel Fawcett and Clara Pais

The State of Independence – Interview with Daniel Fawcett

 

REVIEWS OF OUR FILMS

Splendor Solis:

366 Weird Movies

Limitless Cinema

Savage Witches:

Bad Lit: Underground Film Journal

366 Weird Movies

Celluloid Oxygen

Fabrizio Federico’s Pink8 Manifesto

Limitless Cinema

Take One CFF

Strat Mastoris

The Vern’s Video Vortex

 

ARTICLES BY DANIEL FAWCETT & CLARA PAIS

Interview: Rouzbeh Rashidi / Ten Years In The Sun (2015)

Review: Pregnant (Fabrizio Federico, 2015)

An interview with Seventyseven Film Club

An Interview With Kelly Hughes

Eyeblaze #1 Thundercrack! (Curt McDowell, 1975)

Eyeblaze #2 Daisies (Věra Chytilová, 1966)

Eyeblaze #3 It Came From Kuchar (Jennifer Kroot, 2009)

Eyeblaze #4 The Five Obstructions (Lars von Trier & Jørgen Leth, 2003)

Eyeblaze #5 Hausu (Nobuhiko Obayashi, 1977)

Eyeblaze #6 Santa Sangre (Alejandro Jodorowsky, 1989)

Eyeblaze #7 Heavy Traffic (Ralph Bakshi, 1973)

Eyeblaze #8 India Song (Marguerite Duras, 1975)

10 Films We Love! A Response to Sight and Sound’s Top 50 Films

Lower Your Trousers! An Introduction To the Films of Curt McDowell

An Interview with James Sizemore, writer, director, FX artist and star of The Demon’s Rook

An Interview with Nick Hudson, the creative mind behind Letters to the Dead

Richard Heslop’s Floating

 

ARTICLES BY DANIEL FAWCETT

My Independence Is More Independent Than Your Independence

Jarman Recollections

Clouzot’s L’Enfer and the Importance of Taking Risks

Filmmakers in Wonderland

Lessons from Lars von Trier

An Interview with James Mackay

Exploding Cinema – An Interview with Duncan Reekie

 

ARTICLES BY CLARA PAIS

Jarman, Jung and the Collective Unconscious

Searching for New Languages – A Look at Stan Brakhage

The Panic Attack Productions of George Kuchar – A Tribute