The Painter: For the love of art, let’s stop it already.

Kevin Cooper’s The Painter is extraordinary.   Many fillmmakers have thrown their hat into the ring in response to youth violence.  The difference with Cooper’s film is that its raw edge is also painstakenly beautiful, frame by frame.   And it’s no accident that it ended up that way.  In an interview with iloveshort films,… Continue reading The Painter: For the love of art, let’s stop it already.