Look what’s on the cover of Pasatiempo, the Santa Fe New Mexican’s weekly arts magazine, this morning! Robert Montgomery’s brilliant if underseen 1947 noir Ride the Pink Horse is screening tonight at the city’s Jean Cocteau Cinema, to coincide with one of the main rituals of the annual Fiestas de Santa Fe, the burning of the marionette effigy known as Zozobra (a.k.a. Old Man Gloom)—featured memorably in the film. Pasatiempo has more about Ride the Pink Horse here.
Two Stark Visions of the American Underbelly Hit the Big Screen
A new restoration of the groundbreaking vérité documentary Streetwise joins its companion piece, Tiny: the Life of Eric Blackwell, at New York’s Metrograph theater this weekend.