The Sticking Place

Haskell Wexler’s Radical Education

Richard Corliss
Film Quarterly
, Winter 1969-1970

Haskell Wexler’s Medium Cool is important to the US film industry, because it is making more money than its recalcitrance would have suggested. It is relevant to film history because it breaks a number of political, sexual and thematic taboos, an iconoclasm it shares with a few other current box-office winners.

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