Yearly Archives: 2014

New book – OUTSIDE Morris Engel and Ruth Orkin From Street Photography to Filmmaking – 4/14

  OUTSIDE   MORRIS ENGEL  RUTH ORKIN   From Street Photography to Filmmaking     With LITTLE FUGITIVE, hailed by Francois Truffaut and rewarded at the Venice Film Festival in 1953, the work of Morris Engel and Ruth Orkin was at the origin of a new style that revolutionized… Continue reading

LITTLE FUGITIVE included in “Bombast – Boyhood” article in film comment – May 2014  

LITTLE FUGITIVE at Loews Jersey Theater 4/26/14

THE NEW YORK TIMES – April 26,2014 ‘Little Fugitive’ and ‘Speedy’ (Saturday) For some, Coney Island reached its on-screen zenith in the late 1970s — as the site of Alvy Singer’s childhood home in “Annie Hall” and the exhausted gang’s final destination in “The Warriors.” But the picturesque… Continue reading

LITTLE FUGITIVE according to Mary Engel, the daughter of co-directors

Cinema of Childhood Little Fugitive according to the daughter of co-directors, Morris Engel and Ruth Orkin  Exclusive article, written by the daughter of Little Fugitive directors By Mary Engel Little Fugitive was a very small independent film made in 1952 on the streets of Brooklyn… Continue reading