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Peter Biskind

Peter Biskind, a contributing editor to Vanity Fair, is the author of a forthcoming book on the independent film movement in the 1990s.



  • Film March 16, 2000

    American Beauty or American Pie?

    *Last year, I was the guest editor of The Nation's first issue devoted exclusively to Hollywood and politics.

    Peter Biskind

  • Film March 16, 2000

    Inside Indiewood

    The Nation asked seven prominent members of the independent film community, including several filmmakers who released major films this year, to take the temperature of the movem

    Peter Biskind

  • Film March 18, 1999

    When Worlds Collide

    When those in my modest circle of acquaintances learned that I was editing a Hollywood issue of The Nation, they found it either risible or irritating.

    Peter Biskind

  • Film March 18, 1999

    On Movies, Money & Politics

    The Nation asked six politically active members of the entertainment community to comment on recent developments in the realms of politics and popular culture.

    Peter Biskind

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