Tag Archives: Costa Botes

Copyleft Mythbusting

There’s an unseen but titanic struggle going on between old world concepts of intellectual property rights, and the online digital media lobby, who are seeking to drastically redefine, and even dismantle traditional copyright. We could call these forces the ‘copyleft’, … Continue reading

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Last Dogs in Oklahoma

Coming up, screening in Oklahoma University. http://cas.ou.edu/last-dogs-of-winter-screening Last Dogs of Winter Screening Mon, September 9, 2013 7:00 PM One man, 150 Canadian Eskimo dogs and lots of polar bears fill the screen in the gripping documentary by Costa Botes, an … Continue reading

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Belatedly, Bradford

So Werner Herzog is a genre now? But no arguments from me re the review below. I’m proud to acknowledge Herzog as an influence and inspiration. I will never make films as great as his, but not many people can, … Continue reading

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Last Dogs at Last

It’s coming up to two years now since The Last Dogs of Winter had its world premiere screening at Toronto Film Festival. Responses from audiences have been consistently gratifying. Responses from distributors and broadcasters have been consistently less so. The … Continue reading

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Last Chance to See Last Dogs in Wellington

The NZ Film Archive are hosting a short repeat season of Last Dogs of Winter here in Wellington.  Good venue with modest ticket prices and good coffee! Last Dogs Of Winter Shows Preservation Struggle | Stuff.co.nz.

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2013

We are still here. The end of the world has come and gone. Thankfully, a fizzer. Nowhere near as spectacular than even the most average Roland Emmerich movie! No, my friends, the end of the world will come not with … Continue reading

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