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Last WordsConsidering Contemporary Cinema$
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Jason Wood

Print publication date: 2014

Print ISBN-13: 9780231171977

Published to Columbia Scholarship Online: November 2015

DOI: 10.7312/columbia/9780231171977.001.0001

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Tom Kalin

Tom Kalin

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(p.49) Tom Kalin
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Last Words
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Jason Wood

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Columbia University Press
DOI:10.7312/columbia/9780231171977.003.0010

This chapter presents an interview with Tom Kalin, a New York-based filmmaker, writer, producer, and activist, best known as a prominent figure in the New Queer Cinema. His feature films include Swoon (1992) and Savage Grace (2007). He has also created short films and video works screened in numerous international film festivals and included in the permanent collections of Centre George Pompidou, Paris and the Museum of Modern Art, New York. The interview covered topics such as how Savage Grace by Natalie Robins and Steven M. L. Aronson came to Kalin's attention and the particular elements that attracted him to it; whether he is drawn to flawed characters and to central relationships based on a combustible dynamic; and his collaboration with writer Howard Rodman.

Keywords:   Tom Kalin, New Queer Cinema, Swoon, Savage Grace, interviews, film directors, filmmakers, filmmaking, Howard Rodman

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