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Daily Archives: March 1, 2017

Imagine meeting a time traveler from the far future. This individual is not on some poignant mission, he’s not on his way to save John Connor from some malicious Terminator. He’s not fighting for his existence by forcing his mother to fall for his father. He’s simply on vacation to the world of the 21st century. What would you ask… Read more »

01 March 2017 | Features, Film Lists

Robert Eggers’ The Witch came out of nowhere and instantly blew everyone away. Initially premiering at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival, where it was awarded the prize for best directing in a feature film. Afterwards, it was bought and widely released by indie darling A24, garnering extremely positive reviews and healthy box office returns. There were, of course, detractors. People… Read more »

01 March 2017 | Features, Other Lists

By its definition in existential philosophy, what we call the ‘absurd’ is a contradiction found between a contrast; it is the impenetrable brick wall we run into in our search to find inherent meaning and significance in a world that lacks it. In his 1942 essay “Le Mythe de Sisyphe”, French philosopher and writer Albert Camus compared the human condition… Read more »

01 March 2017 | Features, Film Lists