Writing In Treatment, Part 3

Where is Part 2, you ask? It will focus on writer Sarah Treem and is still being developed. However, Dan Futterman and Anya Epstein have saved me the trouble of writing about THEM by talking to Terrie Gross at NPR’s Fresh Air,  so here they are: In Treatment’s show runners, […]

BFI London Film Festival 2010

As reported here earlier, Gabriel Byrne served on the Best Film jury, which was chaired by Patricia Clarkson. The awards were handed out on October 27. The award for Best Film was presented to director Alexei Popogrebsky for How I Ended This Summer by the jury chair Patricia Clarkson, who […]

Dying in Dublin: Hospice Care – UPDATED

  UPDATE November 11: Mr. Frank Walsh, in a letter to the Irish Times, disagrees with Mr. Byrne on how funerals and the grieving process have changed in Ireland: I never cease to be amazed at how we Irish continue to celebrate and embrace death so excellently. The morgue is […]