The Binge Interview: Merry Clayton, Tata Vega & Morgan Neville on “20 Feet From Stardom”

The concept behind director Morgan Neville’s shamelessly enjoyable documentary 20 Feet From Stardom, which opens in San Francisco today, is precisely the kind of idea that makes you slap yourself on the forehead for not thinking of it first: instead… Continue Reading

Backup Singers Get the Spotlight in Awesome Doc “Twenty Feet from Stardom” (Trailer)

Twenty Feet from Stardom is one of the most superbly entertaining music documentaries I’ve seen. Directed by Morgan Neville, it is the oral history of backup singers in pop music, particularly the African-American women who gradually rose to prominence in… Continue Reading

The Binge Guide to the 2013 San Francisco International Film Festival

  San Francisco’s biggest film festival is back with another impressive roster of films and special events guaranteed to dominate your free time between April 25 and May 9. This year, the San Francisco Film Society has been especially successful… Continue Reading