Wednesday, April 26, 2006

EbertFest 8 2006

This week is EbertFest in Champaign-Urbana, which means for us movie buffs, all work comes to a screeching halt while we overdose on underappreciated films. See for the official site.

Some friends of mine are doing an EbertFest blog this year, and they have graciously allowed me to soil their site with any random thoughts I may have about the movies or the festival. It is at

Mentioning this here is like building a pipeline between two dry lakes, but since virtual pipes in cyberspace are cheap and plentiful, there is no reason not to.

Update: Boy, this is exhausting, watching 3 films a day and trying to keep up with saying something even remotely interesting about them. But it is exhilirating as well. I'm happy to be included. I'm not going to cross-post any reviews here, so you'll need to go to to see them.

Last Update: Here are links to my EbertFest postings:

My Fair Lady Bucks Tradition
My Fair Lady And Joe Dimaggio
Man Push Sisyphus
Duane Hopwood
Spartan Comments About Spartan
Let The Eagle Soar (without me)
I Am Tired
Does CU Twinkle?
Malkovich Plays Ripleys Game
I am a Sap for Millions
EbertFest 2006 Wrapup

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