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1917 review: A Technical Knockout, Who Cares About the Rest?

1917 cheats. The done-so-as-to-look-like-one-take gambit? They cheat on it. There’s a smash cut to black about halfway through that, while technically not a traditional cut as in one that would break up the action in the middle of a scene, definitely violates the parameters that the film sets up for itself. 703 fler ord

REVIEW: The Farewell (2019)

Billi (Awkwafina) is a struggling writer living in the USA. She learns from her parents that her ”Nai Nai”, or paternal grandmother (Zhao Shuzen),has developed terminal cancer and has only a few months to live. 573 fler ord

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Radio Documentary Research

Music

  • Make a 50’s/60’s remix to play and ask the people what they think of it in comparison to the original.

The links below are preexisting remixes that I’ve found of songs originally released in the 1950’s and the 1960’s. 765 fler ord

Sound

What Did Jack Do Review - Joyful Lynchian Absurdity

Fittingly, What Did Jack Do seemed to come out of absolutely nowhere. There was no promotion from Netflix – I couldn’t even find the thing on their front page – and the concept of Lynch using a monkey in a short had only been sporadically whispered in interviews. 429 fler ord

Film

Reseña: "Little Women" o "Mujercitas" (2019)

Dirección: Greta Gerwig

Guión: Greta Gerwig

Elenco: Saoirse Ronan, Timothée Chalamet, Emma Watson, Florence Pugh, Eliza Scanlen, Laura Dern y Meryl Streep

Lograr una adaptación interesante no es nada fácil, en especial cuando se trata de un libro publicado a finales del siglo diecinueve. 554 fler ord

Film

Kind Hearts and Coronets

”When a man knows he is going to be hanged in the morning, it concentrates his mind wonderfully”

Louis Mazzini

Serial killers aren’t really supposed to be admired for their humour and wit, nor are they the sort of characters that you’re meant to be rooting for in a film.

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Culture

RIP Terry Jones

Back in the 1970’s I was but a wee boy, and like many folk back then, a Monty Python fan. When hearing that Michael Palin and Terry Jones had made their own series, … 393 fler ord

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