Tim Bieber

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Favorite films

  • Dazed and Confused
  • Children of Men
  • The 400 Blows
  • Grosse Pointe Blank

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  • The Green Knight

    ★★★★½

  • Stillwater

    ★★★½

  • The Olympics in Mexico

    ★★★½

  • Pig

    ★★★★½

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  • The Green Knight

    The Green Knight

    ★★★★½

    This is not a movie I feel comfortable rating having just seen it. I reserve the right to change my rating upon further reflection. 

    There are so many themes this makes me think about that I don’t have a handle on yet.

    There’s something here about Christianity and mythology. There’s not living up to a parent’s expectations. There’s the meaning of honor and the role it plays in trying to be a good person. There’s something here about conservation and…

  • Stillwater

    Stillwater

    ★★★½

    They didn’t even play Fever Dog

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  • Pig

    Pig

    ★★★★½

    I love that this isn’t Nicholas Cage doing John Wick, like I had heard. It’s closer to First Cow. 

    I love the theme of trying to do what you love instead of what you think people want you to do. 

    I love the idea of connecting a sense memory like a meal to a moment in time. 

    I love this movie

  • Nomadland

    Nomadland

    ★★★★★

    Such a beautiful movie. It made me feel so many contradictory things at once. 

    Like how aging and death can be sad, but they’re also the only reason life has power.

    Or how it’s possible to be antisocial and dislike the idea of people, but love an individual person and really listen to them.

    Or how America can be a cruel, cold place to some people, but also be breathtakingly beautiful.

    Or how rarely I stop and look at the…