Greg Klymkiw

The Film Corner with Greg Klymkiw
Electric Sheep – a deviant view of cinema

Toronto, Canada; New York, NY, United States; London, England, United Kingdom

Greg Klymkiw has been writing about film for various print, broadcast and online outlets since 1976. He has served as a producer on numerous award-winning independent films, maintains a script, production & marketing consultancy to a variety of film industry outlets, has been a film buyer and programmer for a variety of exhibitors and taught filmmaking for over a decade as the Senior Creative Consultant and Producer-in-Residence at Norman Jewison’s Canadian Film Centre. He currently maintains an international presence with a home base in Canada.

Favorite Films: My Winnipeg, The Forbidden Room, Cries and Whispers, Old Yeller, Goodfellas, Mandingo, Ordet, Nights of Cabiria, AntiChrist, Birth of a Nation, Dogdays, Triumph of the Will, The Gospel According to St. Matthew, Cruising, The Passion of the Christ, It’s a Wonderful Life, How Green Was My Valley, The Searchers, The Wild Bunch, Detour, Bring Me The Head of Alfredo Garcia, Ballad of a Soldier, I Walked With A Zombie, X – The Man With X-Ray Eyes, The Rules of the Game, Grand Illusion, Dirty Harry, The Last Temptation of Christ, The Incredible Mr. Limpet, The Sweet Smell of Success, Vertigo, Gone With The Wind, Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors, The Great Beauty

Favorite Actors: Warner Oland, Mantan Moreland, James Cagney, James Stewart, John Wayne

Favorite Directors: Guy Maddin, Val Lewton, David O. Selznick, Carl Theodor Dreyer, Ingmar Bergman, John Ford, Sam Peckinpah, Leni Riefenstahl, Frank Capra, Edgar G. Ulmer, Don Siegel, Jean Renoir, Federico Fellini, Lats von Trier, Roger Corman, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Martin Scorsese, Alfred Hitchcock, Ulrich Seidl, Sergei Paradjanov, D.W. Griffith, Paolo Sorrentino

Favorite Writers: Sherwood Anderson, Joseph Heller, Taras Shevchenko, William Saroyan, Pauline Kael, Chris Hedges

Favorite Techs: William Cameron Menzies

Twitter Handle: @GregKlymkiwCFC

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