Derek Knowles

LArchmont Confidential: Knowles reviews music, film and the arts.

A Hancock Park native and recent college grad, Derek currently works for 10×10, a social action campaign and film in support of international girls education, with offices on Larchmont. He loves talking film, music, art, and, until recently, the Lakers. Shoot him a line with any feedback, suggestions for future reviews, or recommendations of any sort to derek@larchmonotbuzz.com

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Tutu Rocks, Beats Drop as LACMA Lets Its Hair Down

Tutu Rocks, Beats Drop as LACMA Lets Its Hair Down

| June 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Larchmont Buzz Recommendation: Check out new contributor Derek Knowles! He’s a terrific writer and a great read!
Don’t look now, but The Los Angeles County Museum of Art, fondly known as LACMA, is Los Angeles’ most diverse cultural mecca. Bursting with enough material to keep even the most zealous art enthusiast fully occupied, LACMA…[Read more.]

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Can You Spear Some Change?

Can You Spear Some Change?

| June 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Larchmont filmmaker and local resident Libby Spears is kick starting her documentary on the child sex trade in America, and she only has 21 days left…[Read more.]

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Hit Me with Music

Hit Me with Music

| May 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

I walked into the Cinefamily Silent Movie Theater on Fairfax a couple Wednesdays back for Jamaican Noir—a double-feature screening of Marley (a new documentary on the eponymous Bob) and Jimmy Cliff’s The Harder They Come— and, nearly four hours later, walked out a free man, mine eyes and soul opened to the beauty, complexity, and way-of-life that is reggae…[Read more.]

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