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  • Where Did I Go

    Where Did I Go

    Good people of Letterboxd, I want to share with you this short film that I did. It played at a couple festivals here in California, so I'm ready to set it free. This was a challenge through and through, and though there are a few things I'd do differently, I'm still quite proud of what my cast and crew helped create. It's a very personal movie to me, but I hope you all will have fun with it. I'd love to hear what you all think.

    Watch here.

  • Roma

    Roma

    ★★★★★

    Every now and then when I'm at the movies, I'll momentarily shift my attention from the film to my view of the audience of silhouetted heads watching the film. It's just a little personal thing, maybe a reminder why I love going there, but it always puts a smile on my face. Watching Roma, sitting in the back of the gorgeous Vista theater in Los Feliz, I was struck by a scene in which the camera is placed behind two…

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  • Barking Dogs Never Bite

    Barking Dogs Never Bite

    ★★★

    I probably shouldn't admit to laughing at a lot of this, as I know several people who would straight-up murder me if I showed them this, but Bong's bizarre tonal alchemy feels refined even in his first work (especially in the incredible cast, which includes my long time movie crush Doona Bae). Can't say the same for the pacing here, as it feels like it could stand to be a lot leaner. But when it works, it *works*.

  • Avengers: Endgame

    Avengers: Endgame

    ★★★★

    I really liked this but the fact that the MCU got saved by a fucking trash rat is such an apt metaphor I wouldn't be surprised if the writers put that in there as a cry for help.

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  • Twilight

    Twilight

    ½

    My mother paid me $12 to see this when it came out on DVD.
    To this day, it's the worst $12 I've ever made.
    True story.

  • I'm Not There.

    I'm Not There.

    ★★★★

    Cloud Atlas: Bob Dylan Edition