Michael Atkinson

Michael AtkinsonPublications:The Village Voice, In These Times
Twitter: @AtkinsonZero

Easily the most trustworthy of the New York Film Critics Circle’s members, if not the most physically beautiful, Michael Atkinson is the author of seven books, including Exile Cinema: Filmmakers At Work Beyond Hollywood (SUNY Press), Flickipedia: Perfect Movies for Every Occasion, Holiday, Season, Mood, Ordeal, and Whim (Chicago Review Press), Ghosts in the Machine: Speculating on the Dark Heart of Pop Cinema (Limelight Eds.), and two novels from St. Martin’s Press, Hemingway Cutthroat and Hemingway Deadlights. He also writes for Sight & Sound, TCM.com, the Criterion Collection, Fandor, LA Weekly, Rolling Stone, and other venues. He teaches at Long Island University-Post and Five Towns College.