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FILM ARTICLE: The Anniversary of 2001: A Space Odyssey (And why it would never happen today)

I believe there is a moment in every die-hard cinephile’s life when they view a film which changes their life and set them forth upon the path of cinematic obsession. The moment where they stop viewing film as they did – as entertainment – and begin to appreciate film as an audio/visual artform. For me,

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FILM ARTICLE: Remembering The Parallax View

There’s an old joke about a paranoid man being the only person who really knows what’s going on in the world. So what’s to worry about? Gina Haspel, the woman due to be confirmed as new director of the CIA, admitted destroying videotapes of detainee interrogations at a secret Thai prison in 2002. Recently, the

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FILM ARTICLE: Stranger Things 2 and The Franchise Pit of Despair!

FADE IN: INT. CABIN – NIGHT A ramshackle lodge. We pan across the cluttered floor – empty containers of Eggo’s lay strewn amongst crude drawings of dark monsters. We slow down as we slide up to a bed. A WOMAN lies sleeping, her closed  eyelids fluttering in deep REM sleep. The cabin door opens violently.

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