Category Archives: Dysfunctional Family: Independent

Curfew/Before I Disappear

Curfew is a short film (20 min.) that won the Academy Award in 2012. It’s about Richie (Shawn Christensen, also the writer and director), a young man on the verge of suicide who receives a desperate call from his estranged … Continue reading

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The Color Wheel

Management business first: I have to apologize yet again for how long it has been since my last post on this blog, particularly since my last post of any substance. My excuses are the usual ones – a lot of … Continue reading

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a SHAMEful Entry: Brandon and Sissy

Or not so shameful. Whatever. You wanted it and it’s here: I’m finally writing about Shame.

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Dioses (“Gods”) – 2008, Peru, Mendez…OR…Why I Should NEVER Watch And Write And Cap And Gif Simultaneously Ever Again/How I Lost All Perspective/How To Enjoy A Film For All The Wrong Reasons – PART III/III

Congrats – you’ve found Part III. Part I can be found here, and Part II lives here.

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Dioses (“Gods”) – 2008, Peru, Mendez…OR…Why I Should NEVER Watch And Write And Cap And Gif Simultaneously Ever Again/How I Lost All Perspective/How To Enjoy A Film For All The Wrong Reasons – PART II/III

My epic post on Dioses continues with Part II! (Epic as in long, not necessarily good.) Part I can be found here, and Part III can be found here.

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Dioses (“Gods”) – 2008, Peru, Mendez…OR…Why I Should NEVER Watch And Write And Cap And Gif Simultaneously Ever Again/How I Lost All Perspective/How To Enjoy A Film For All The Wrong Reasons – PART I/III

Who doesn’t want to see this film after looking at that poster, am I right?

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The Family Tree

So, I’m currently in the middle of several projects for this blog, but the one most likely to be published next/soonish covers House at the End of the Street and a movie called Summer’s Moon. While writing about the former, … Continue reading

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