or cancel
  1. A Train Between Worlds: The Darjeeling Limited

    12:18

    from Matthew Cheney / Added

    A video essay about Wes Anderson's "The Darjeeling Limited" (2007). Narration script: THE DARJEELING LIMITED: A Train Between Worlds Wes Anderson's movies often show…

    + More details
    • The Ends of Violence: The Conclusions of Clint Eastwood

      18:21

      from Matthew Cheney / Added

      A video essay about Clint Eastwood's endings Warning: Blood. Adult language. Endings.

      + More details
      • Herzog's Gatsby

        05:36

        from Matthew Cheney / Added

        the trailer for Baz Luhrman's "The Great Gatsby" reconceived through the words and images of Werner Herzog

        + More details
        • The Face Of

          08:38

          from Matthew Cheney / Added

          A video essay about the faces of Greta Garbo and Jean-Claude van Damme SCRIPT THE FACE OF by Matthew Cheney 'I'll love you, dear, I'll love you Till China and Africa meet, And…

          + More details
          • First Fassbinder

            20:00

            from Matthew Cheney / Added

            Created for Press Play, which has a companion text essay now posted: http://blogs.indiewire.com/pressplay/video-essay-first-fassbinder

            + More details
            • Dead Men & Ghosts, Limited

              11:36

              from Matthew Cheney / Added

              With an introductory text essay at PRESS PLAY: http://blogs.indiewire.com/pressplay/video-essay-dead-men-ghosts-limited

              + More details
              • Profane Love: Derek Jarman and Caravaggio

                23:04

                from Matthew Cheney / Added

                A video essay about Derek Jarman and his 1986 film "Caravaggio". I began this as a text essay, but couldn't make it cohere. Looking at the pieces after a few months, it occurred to…

                + More details
                • Vigilante Man - Eastwood and Gran Torino

                  09:17

                  from Matthew Cheney / Added

                  a video essay about Clint Eastwood's 2008 movie "Gran Torino" Extra feature! Here's a sentence I originally wanted to include, but didn't find a good place for: “Eastwood’s…

                  + More details
                  • Painter with a Movie Camera: A Tribute to Tony Scott

                    10:05

                    from Matthew Cheney / Added

                    a few thoughts on the films of Tony Scott (1944-2012)

                    + More details
                    • Rob Zombie and the Cinema of Cruelty

                      16:42

                      from Matthew Cheney / Added

                      with a text essay available at http://blogs.indiewire.com/pressplay/video-essay-rob-zombie-and-the-cinema-of-cruelty

                      + More details
                      • Touch of Psycho

                        08:43

                        from Matthew Cheney / Added

                        This video reimagines a few moments from Touch of Evil (1958) and Psycho (1960) through each other. The two films shared a number of personnel -- actors Janet Leigh and Mort Mills, art director Robert…

                        + More details
                        • Outlaw: Josey Wales

                          13:58

                          from Matthew Cheney / Added

                          a video essay looking at a few aspects of "The Outlaw Josey Wales" (1976) SCRIPT The Outlaw Josey Wales stands as one of Clint Eastwood's best films, as well as one of the earliest…

                          + More details

                          Browse Videos

                          Matthew Cheney

                          Here are all of the videos that Matthew Cheney has uploaded to Vimeo. Appearances are videos that Matthew Cheney has been credited in by others.

                          Also Check Out