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

  Introduction to The Color Wheel: Some gift-to-mankind of an anon recommended a movie called The Color Wheel a few weeks back. I followed up on the recommendation a day or two later – hoping to like it, of course, but without … 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? It looks like fun.

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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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