About the Author
David N. Meyer was born in Gainesville, Georgia. His books include Twenty Thousand Roads: The Ballad of Gram Parsons and His Cosmic American Music, The 100 Best Films To Rent You’ve Never Heard Of, and A Girl and A Gun; The Complete Guide to Film Noir On Video. He has written on film and music for Entertainment Weekly, The New York Times, Wired and The Rocket. Mr. Meyer teaches in cinema studies at the New School and is the film editor for the arts monthly Brooklyn Rail. He contributed to the underground humor classic The Book of the Subgenius. He lives in New York City and Ketchum, Idaho.