I’m (@zpetrillo) a writer, producer, and typically pretentious cinephile, based in Los Angeles.

my top ten favorite films:
Close-up (Abbas Kiarostami, 1990)
Hoop Dreams (Steve James, 1994)
Eyes Wide Shut (Stanley Kubrick, 1999)
In A Lonely Place (Nicholas Ray, 1950)
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (Robert Altman, 1971)
Pitfall (Hiroshi Teshigahara, 1961)
Shadows (John Cassavetes, 1959)
Taxi Driver (Martin Scorsese, 1976)
Teorema (Pier Paolo Pasolini, 1968)
The Thin Blue Line (Errol Morris, 1988)