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Ideal Home Noise (8): Jacques Rivette

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The eighth installment of Jeff Jackson’s Ideal Home Noise column focuses solely on the 16-disc DVD and Blu-ray box set of the work of the French New Wave’s Jacques Rivette, out now from Britain’s Arrow Films

Ideal Home Noise (7): Masterworks, Skaalrud, Black Acid

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Jeff Jackson returns with a deep dive into mind benders that deserve a place in your home. This edition tackles American avant-garde, a surreal graphic novel, and portals into alternate worlds as art.

Ideal Home Noise (6): Rodereda, Henson, Haneke

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Jeff Jackson brings us his latest round up of wild media for your mind. This month, he includes the absurd writings of Merce Rodereda, Bill Henson’s dreamy photographs, and a look at Criterion’s rerelease of Haneke’s Code Unknown.

A Ghost Story Without A Ghost: An Interview with Gregory Howard

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Jeff Jackson picks Gregory Howard’s brain about his latest book, Hospice, cinema, dead bodies, and storytelling.

Ideal Home Noise (5): Hairy Who, McCormack, German

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Jeff Jackson’s fifth installment of Ideal Home Noise takes us into the Hairy Who Publications, Derek McCormack, and Aleksei German’s Hard to Be a God.

Ideal Home Noise (4): Chytilova, Ocampo, Bourgeois

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Jeff Jackson with his latest monthly roundup of stimulating creations, this month including the work of Vera Chytilova, Silvina Ocampo, and Louise Bourgeois.

Ideal Home Noise (3): Wenders, Costa-Gavras, Home

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The third installment of Jeff Jackson’s Ideal Home Noise takes a look at new and updated releases from Wim Wenders, Costas-Gravas, and Stewart Home.

Ideal Home Noise (2): McCarthy, Zacchilli, Dylan

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Jeff Jackson’s second installation of Ideal Home Noise rounds up new work from Tom McCarthy, Mickey Zacchilli, and Bob Dylan.

Ideal Home Noise (1): Sagl, Schrauwen, Robbe-Grillet

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Jeff Jackson takes a deep dive into Soviet-era photographs from Sagl, Robbe-Grillet’s films, and a graphic novel by Schrauwen in this first installment.

Bucolic is a Funny Word: An Interview with Alan Michael Parker

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Jeff Jackson interviews Alan Michael Parker about his latest book, The Committee on Town Happiness, the word bucolic, and the ratings of life items.