Telling a comic tale of a young woman’s career ambitions, a subject reserved almost exclusively for comedy in the Hollywood influenced media. “The Devil Wears Prada” adapts for the screen Lauren Weisberger’s novel of the same name about the forced detour of Andy Sachs (Anne Hathaway) into the world of high-fashion publishing. Read the rest of this entry »
Martha P. Nochimson
Martha P. Nochimson is a film and media critic whose sixth book will be published in March 2013, David Lynch Swerves: Uncertainty From Lost Highway to Inland Empire (University of Texas Press). She taught at Mercy College in Dobbs Ferry, New York and at New York University for a total of twenty-six years, and worked as an Associate Editor for Cineaste for six years. She also wrote for ABC-TV, NBC-TV, and CBS-TV soap operas between 1984 and 1990 and is a lifetime member of The Writer's Guild of America, East. She is a frequent contributor to Film Quarterly, and has covered the New York Film Festival for twelve years. She is currently editing The Companion to Wong Kar-wai for Wiley-Blackwell.