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  • Rifkin's Festival

    Rifkin's Festival


    Rifkin’s Festival follows a retired film professor obsessed with the European classics he taught at NYU. At one key point, as Rifkin blathers to his psychoanalyst about attending Sans Sebastian alongside his wife (a publicist), he laments how “film festivals are no longer what they were,” reminiscing on the halcyon days when cinema was art. The use of analysis within the film functions as a framing device that replicates the essence of the practice. Manifesting his egotistical nature—reflecting Rifkin’s perception—this…

  • The Scary of Sixty-First

    The Scary of Sixty-First

    It’s not speed, it’s Vyvanse.
     — Dasha

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