Mark Cira is a writer/director at The Young Astronauts based out of Toronto and Los Angeles. His films have played at TIFF, Tribeca Film Festival, and the London Experimental Film Festival. Alongside making films, his literary study of Eyes Wide Shut is set to be published in 2020.
Hardcore, Paul Schrader’s sophomoric knockout, marked the end of an era—a final chapter in 1970s auteur cinema and the beginning of the slick, commercialized films that defined much of the 1980s. Read More