Friday, 28 June 2013

276 NEW ACADEMY MEMBERS INCLUDING SOME CRACKERS!


You can find the full list over at Awards Daily. I ain't posting it here. Don't have the patience to format it properly! Tough shit! Below is an abridged list of my absolute motherfucking favourites. A crop of bona fide geniuses who ought to have been members since birth.

Stefan Arndt
Benoit Delhomme
Julie Delpy
Ava DuVernay
Eric Gautier
Agnes Godard
William Greaves
Veit Heiduschka
Jo Hisaishi
Fred Kelemen
Claude Lanzmann
Lee Ping Bin
Steve McQueen
Margaret Menegoz
Kim Nguyen
Jehane Noujaim
Sandra Oh
Jafar Panahi
Sarah Polley
Prince
Emmanuelle Riva
Lisa Tomblin
Agnes Varda