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  • Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival

    ★★★★

  • Bo Burnham: Inside

    ★★★★½

  • The Mitchells vs. The Machines

    ★★★½

  • The East

    ★★½

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  • Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival

    Donna Haraway: Story Telling for Earthly Survival

    ★★★★

    “Some of the best thinking is done as storytelling.”

  • Bo Burnham: Inside

    Bo Burnham: Inside

    ★★★★½

    Usually not a huge fan of meta-comedy, because there is a tendency for navel-gazing and pretentious semi-reflexivity (I'm sorry I can't word that more coherently). But Bo Burnham is a master of his craft, he's musically adept, creatively inimitable, and incredibly genuine. I love that he's inspired by Hans Teeuwen as well, you can really tell he takes his comedy very seriously and thinks about the impact of every message he yeets out into the world. He's come so very…

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  • The East

    The East

    ★★½

    It's a brave and commendable choice to make a war epic about the Indonesian National Revolution (1945-49), a dark chapter in Dutch history, which isn't often talked about because it brings up so much shame and embarrassment for the Dutch.

    That being said, this movie squanders its potential. It's beautifully shot on location and charmingly attempts to paint its Dutch soldier characters as morally complex. But its morally upstanding main character is a snoozefest (seriously, so boring - Martijn Lakemeijer…

  • Climax

    Climax

    ★★★★

    directed by: MY ANXIETY
    produced by: MY BAD EXPERIENCES WITH DRUGS
    special credit: DEEP SEATED FEARS ABOUT HUMAN NATURE