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  • Death Mills

    Death Mills

    Logging for DI TOIT MILEN (Hanuš Berger, 1946)

  • New Year's Eve

    New Year's Eve


    Carbon Arc Projection + two fragments of SATANAS (Murnau, 1919-20, 35mm)

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  • La flor

    La flor


    Today I saw five hours and forty two minutes of LA FLOR.

  • Skyscraper



    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Awesome! Another film by Dwayne Johnson that explodes the idea -- familiar from countless shitty disaster movies -- that geographic catastrophes are elaborate stand-ins for the trauma undergone by the family unit. These end-of-the world scenarios engineer chaos in the name of at first separating then reuniting the members of the central family. Collateral damage -- whether human or geographic -- is only half of the equation. Here, the escalating spectacle of the disaster movie is intimately tied to Dwayne…