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  • Idizwadidiz

    Idizwadidiz

    ★★★★★

    for essential reading on idizwadidiz go to:

    kinet.media/diopter/on-idizwadidiz

    idizwadidiz witnesses the simple joy of free time and formalizes the complexities this unlocks. sense experience and the given projection of the world are dismantled. but idizwadidiz does not show this dismantling process, a common mistake: by showing the process of dismantling, you are still contained within a linearity, a narrative. idizwadidiz is, instead, what it is. a free, rational and sensitive development of concepts, problems, questions and proofs. it scales cinema…

  • 88:88

    88:88

    ★★★★★

    there are works in the history of the human species that are atomic. era defining, evental works. they do not define seasons, decades or centuries, they contain them: from the dizzying vista of these achievements in the evolutionary sequence, those bits of time are floating pieces structured and sequenced after being undressed and divided. though there is no scarcity of genius, these are rare and often rejected, ignored or hated because of the violence they conduct upon all that we…

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  • La Chinoise

    La Chinoise

    ★★★★★

    la chinoise is a movie for communists. you think i’m showing off because i’m being read, but i’m sincere this is not just for letterboxd. when you’re in the theatre, in 2019, between screen and projector, watching la chinoise, it is immediately clear for whom the world is decided and for whom the world is undecided. for whom the world is permanently capitalist and for whom any real idea of justice exists.

    in the haitian revolution, black and white were…

  • Weekend

    Weekend

    weekend is a fistfight in a hall of mirrors, godards throwing punches at reflections and refuses to admit that’s what they are. it is presented as a scathing critique of the bourgeoisie but that critique has no value for real militants, it does not open the eyes of people who are working on garbage trucks, fast food tills or garment factories and it certainly doesn’t undress, embarrass or genuinely convert the supremely comfortable. it is a movie filled with a…