Inequality and the enduring Propheticism of John Carpenters „They Live“

„John Carpenter's cult classic THEY LIVE (1988) was certainly a movie for its moment. It's also quite resonant today...and probably will be for the foreseeable future.“ Es gibt übrigens noch TheyLive-Nerdcore-Shirts in fast allen Größen --> CONSUME!

Whiplash Insights

„Damien Chazelle, writer and director of 'Whiplash' and 'La La Land', narrates his process of turning an award-winning short into an award-winning feature and how most films would do just fine without their endings. […] This video combines excerpts from the two audio commentary tracks available on the home release of 'Whiplash' with visual demonstrations…

Pulp Fiction sans Dialogue

Neue Videoserie von Cinemabreak: A Silent Story. Im ersten Teil erzählen sie die drei Storys (Vincent Vega & Marcellus Wallace Wife, The Gold Watch, The Bonnie Situation) aus Tarantinos Pulp Fiction ohne Gewaltausbrüche oder Dialoge. Wie Mario „Musicless“ Wienerroither, nur halt mit Film. Sure, why not. (via Martin) Do you imagine Pulp Fiction without dialogues?…

Akira: How To Animate Light

Hübscher neuer Clip von Evan „Nerdwriter“ Puschak (Patreon) über Akira und animiertes Licht:

Giallo 101

Hübsches Video-Essay von Indietrix über das italienische Giallo-Subgenre, dessen Name von Crime-Pulps des Mondatori-Verlages stammt (unten ein paar Cover). Giallo is a genre of horror from Italy, predominantly in the 70s. Masters like Lucio Fulci, Dario Argento and Mario Bava did their best work on these films, which combine sexuality, violence and gorgeous colour together…

David Lynch - The Elusive Subconscious

Schönes neues Video-Essay von Lewis Bond aka Channel Criswell (Patreon), 20 Minuten über David Lynch: Und apropos Lynch: Grade erschien der Trailer zur neuen Doku David Lynch: The Art Life. „Sickness, corruption, fear in the air: It was so good for me“.

The Origins of Bugs Bunny

Der hervorragende Kaptain Kristian (Patreon) über Bugs Bunny:

Video-Essay: Lars von Trier – Deconstructing Cinema

Tolles neues Video-Essay von Lewis Bond über das Kino Lars von Triers. Lewis Bond auf Nerdcore: Color In Storytelling Stanley Kubrick - The Cinematic Experience Video-Essay: Composition In Storytelling

David Cronenbergs Mad Doctors

Tolles Video-Essay mit wunderbar passender Erzählstimme über die irren Wissenschaftler aus Cronenbergs frühen Bodyhorror-Filmen. A video essay demonstrating the connection between the use of mad doctor characters and the genre of body horror in the work of David Cronenberg. Films featured: Stereo (1969), Crimes of the Future (1970), Shivers (1975), Rabid (1977), The Brood (1979),…

Color Psychology Supercut

Hübscher Supercut von Lilly Mtz-Seara: Color Psychology. (via Boing Boing)

A History of Horror

Hübscher Horror-Supercut von Diego Carrera: „1 year = 1 film. 'A History of Horror' is a video essay which proposes a timeline of influential and aesthetically beautiful horror movies around the world since 1895 until 2016.“

Stanley Kubrick - The Cinematic Experience

Channel Criswell hat sein Video-Essay Stanley Kubrick - The Cinematic Experience wieder online gestellt: With a firm message planted, every film Kubrick made had a distinct, unflinching focus. Everything from character design to actor movement was orchestrated with straight-laced precision. Everything was concentrated under strict attention. Everything had meaning. And when everything has a purpose…

Video-Essay: The American Dream in Film

Schönes Video-Essay von Fandor: The American Dream in Film – As the man said, ‘America’s not a country. It’s just a business.’ (via Playlist) Film theorist Robin Wood’s seminal essay “Ideology, Genre, Auteur” advocates an all-encompassing approach to criticism. In the essay, Wood refuses to plant his methodological flag in any of the prevailing theoretical…

Harry Frankfurts „On Bullshit“ shortfilm'd

Hübscher Kurzfilm von Christian Britten und James Nee über Harry Frankfurts On Bullshit: „Harry Frankfurt is an American philosopher and author of the New York Times Best Seller 'On Bullshit'. Although first conceived as an essay over 30 years ago, his theory on bullshit is more relevant than ever before. BULLSHIT! aims to further our…

Calvin & Hobbes – Art Before Commerce

Hübscher Video-Essay von Kaptain Kristian (Patreon) über die zeitlose Awesomeness von Calvin & Hobbes und die kompromisslose Haltung von Bill Watterson, die das Comic zu einem der besten Strips aller Zeiten machte. (via Martin)