Feb 3, 2014
Urban Planner: February 3, 2014
Film: When young Boston director Andrew Bujalski made a perceptive, low-key comedy called Funny Ha Ha in 2002 on a shoestring budget with a 16mm camera and a group of friends who had little experience, he could have no idea of the ripple effect it would create.
The Globe and Mail
Andrew Bujalski: The 'godfather of mumblecore' comes to Toronto
Call him the godfather of mumblecore. Andrew Bujalski, the gifted Boston native whose debut feature, Funny Ha Ha , is widely considered to be the first film in the chatty genre, is coming to Toronto Feb. 3 and 4 to reflect on its wide-ranging impact.
This Week in Film: 12 O'Clock Boys, Andrew Bujalski, Oscar Micheaux, The Great Digital Film Festival
This Week in Film rounds up noteworthy new releases in theatres, rep cinema and avant-garde screenings, festivals, and other special cinema-related events happening in Toronto.