he's a prince
La Esclava 2008
Nice formative work from Leon and Salas. Very rough around the edges, both visually and aurally - but the ideas are there - as is their ability to create resonant emotion.
Pierre and Sonny Jim 2001
Pierre made a lot of interesting points but Sonny Jim just came off like a bit of a show off to me.
The Girl Chewing Gum 1976
The Girl Chewing Gum is a bit of a slow burn - and feels a bit one note to begin with - but while you're chuckling, I'd suggest shifting the gears down a bit and let this wash over you.
This British short succeeds on so many levels at the same time - meta-theatrics on filmmaking egotisms, the overall desire to apply meaning and/or exert control over what is seen to become God-like and thus understand one's own purpose, the…