Posted at 11:50 AM on October 18, 2006
by Euan Kerr
Isn't it strange how long it takes for word to get out about losses in the film world? First there was the slow spread of word about Sven Nykvist. Now the Pioneer Press ran an obit for "Battle of Algiers" director Gillo Pontecorvo this morning. But apparently he died last week. The Guardian has a great appreciation.