I wake up with film and go to sleep with film, everything in between is also filled with film.
Everything Everywhere All at Once 2022
Rick & Morty x Lady Bird
Palm Springs 2020
Very original in its unoriginality. Absolutely bananas all the way through. The visual effects are so so ugly, but I still enjoyed it a lot.
Paradise Drifters 2020
Paradise Drifters is a film made from a position of privilege.
In an interview with Dutch film magazine De Filmkrant, director Mees Peijnenburg stated that he didn't want to work with actors from the same social background as the characters in the film. He was afraid that it would cause too much aftercare. Instead, Peijnenburg casted high-class Dutch actors for two of the three main roles to tell the story that he wanted. This results in a film that fetishizes…
First Man 2018
What many people don't pick up from First Man, is that it shows a double dynamic. Reaching the moon certainly did change human perspective (also for the good), and partly as a result we came to think of the earth, not as an infinite resource, but as an organism in which we are intertwined. I believe that reaching the moon did indirectly raise awareness of global warming, and man's influences upon it.
However, it was a ridiculous task to send…