Category Archives: Video Essays

VIDEO ESSAY: “The Dark Knight Resists”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “We Sleep: On the Enduring Propheticism of John Carpenter’s THEY LIVE”

— [UPDATE, 4/24/2017: So, wow: this video essay has gone supernova, thanks to Vimeo “Staff Pick”-ing it. As of today, The AV Club, Gizmodo, io9, Boing Boing, Films for Action, and Konbini have all done write-ups about it. Thanks to all!] [UPDATE, 4/17/2017: … Continue reading

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VIDEO ESSAY: “Spielberg and Surveillance”

— [UPDATE, 3/16/2017: My cup runneth over! “Spielberg and Surveillance” just got another considerate write-up, this time from H. Perry Horton of Film School Rejects. Horton is video content editor for FSR and its very popular Twitter feed @OnePerfectShot, where he … Continue reading

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VIDEO ESSAY: “My Ten Favorite Documentaries of 2016”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “Concerning the Best Documentary Oscar”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “Ten Distinguished Documentarians Talk About Ten Fiction Films”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “The Documentarian Dreams of Celluloid”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “Making a True Crime Documentary: Part II”

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VIDEO ESSAY: “Making a True Crime Documentary: Part I”

— [UPDATE, 4/5/2016: I’m thrilled and grateful that Christopher Campbell shared this video essay in his daily “Today in Movie Culture” post at Movies.com today. Check it out here. Thanks, Christopher!]

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