15 Great Movies They Won’t Show You in Film School (But Should)

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In film school, students are shown the “classics,” films that have been deemed worthy by academics and the previous generation of filmmakers. It is important for students to watch and analyze these films. However, there are many excellent films left out of conventional film education that can teach and inspire students. Students should be exposed […]

The 15 Best Movies Influenced By Henry David Thoreau

One of the most influential American writers and philosophers, Henry David Thoreau is praised by activists, environmentalists, hippies, conservatives, and idealistic college freshmen alike. Born in Concord, Massachusetts in 1817, Thoreau wrote extensively about the environment, the abolitionist movement, civil disobedience, government, and spirituality. He is also cited as one of the leaders of the […]

The 23 Best Scandinavian Movies of The 21st Century

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Scandinavia’s film history is unfortunately overlooked. The region is responsible for many of the most exciting and thoughtful contemporary films. From the Dogme filmmakers to lighthearted documentarians, Scandinavian filmmakers have recently created wonderful, distinct films. Inspired by the legacy of masters such as Ingmar Bergman and Lasse Halstromm, Scandinavian filmmakers create works that distinctly reflect […]