They prefer Walt Disney to John Waters, straight to gay, and blood to sperm: the MPAA ratings board. In his witty and enlightening documentary, Kirby Dick investigates the mysterious, undemocratic organization that decides what plays in American movie theaters. This Film Is Not Yet Rated opens tomorrow. Read Jürgen’s review.
Welcome to my site — I'm glad you're here. I’m a writer, editor, translator, traveler, web designer, photographer, critic, storytelling consultant, and social entrepreneur. I’ve published two novels and a book of film criticism, launched Germany's first online literary journal, founded the writers' community Fictionaut, and started West Africa's first vegetarian food service. I graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi with a Ph.D. in English. I've lived in New York City, New Orleans, Mississippi, Wiesbaden, Germany, and the Dominican Republic, and currently divide my time between Dakar and Berlin.