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Pervert Park Directed by Frida and Lasse Barkfors Opens May 20 at the Made in NY Media Center For degree of difficulty—as a social problem, a filmmaking subject, and a test of the viewer’s emotional equilibrium—it’s hard to beat Pervert Park, the Danish filmmakers Lasse and Frida Barkfors’ portrait of Florida Justice Transitions, a St. Petersburg community home to 120 registered sex offenders in the process of reintegrating into a society that despises them. The trailer park setting...
John Grisham, writer of legal thrillers and rich old white dude, has decided that America has a prison problem. And it's not thanks your usual suspects, like unduly harsh drug laws or mistreatment in jail or the privatization of prisons. No, what's really going wrong with America is that we've all been far too mean to consumers of child pornography. It seems like a treacherous beach to storm, but Grisham really charges that shore headlong...
Photos Harlan Erskine In homage to the voyeuristic artwork of Shizuka Yokomizo, we sent Harlan Erskine to Park Slope to see if its browstone dwellers would let us photograph their home interiors through their curtainless windows. He left the following note at dozens of Park Slope brownstones:“I am a Brooklyn-based photographer and would love to photograph the exterior of your home for a photo story referencing the work of Shizuka Yokomizo. In the acknowledgement to...

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