mashups, video essays & filmtalks
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In search of cultural democracy
30 films to tell the story about cultural democracy.
15 April 2019
Three thoughts about I, Tonya
Did Tonya Harding have a part in the attack on her rival Nancy Kerrigan? Here are three thoughts about Tonya and the movie.
29 January 2018
Twin Peaks final episodes synced
The amazing tv series Twin Peaks: The Return has finished and the two part finale was meant to be watched in sync. So that’s what we’re gonna do!
9 September 2017
The Vagina in Art and Cinema
What are the influences of L’Origine du Monde (Origin of the World) by Gustave Courbet on art and cinema?
18 August 2017
Citizen Trump: The films that shaped Donald Trump
Video essay illuminating the ‘long time' relationship between Hollywood and the current leader of the free world, Donald J. Trump.
26 July 2017
The Invisible Thelma Schoonmaker
Let's look at two of the greatest examples of the editing of Thelma Schoonmaker, both from the same excellent film: Raging Bull (1980).
12 July 2017
The Art of David Lynch
Video essay on David Lynch and his love of art that shines through in all of his work.
1 July 2017
Best Dutch Film & Documentary 2017 (DirectorsNL Awards)
Video-essay voor de DirectorsNL Awards in de categorie Beste Speelfilm.
19 March 2017
Death at Work: The Mirror sees it all
He who searches for mirror scenes in films and series will be confronted with indestructible metaphors. David Bowie united them all.
29 January 2017
The Flying Dutchmen: Flying cameras in Dutch movies
Very few films in Dutch cinema use a flying, floating, dancing camera. An essay.
17 June 2016
Elegy for a Lost Film
Where do films go when no-one wants to pay anymore to see them, to screen them?
30 January 2016
Echt alles over Terrence Malick en zijn films
Filmjournalist en Malick-fan Luuk Imhann bespreekt de carrière van de regisseur.
16 September 2015
Sherlock Holmes en zijn vele filmadaptaties
Filmjournalist Basje Boer uit over de herkomst en het personage van Sherlock Homes en de vele filmadaptaties.
7 August 2015
Laggies or the new immaturity (English)
Video-essay as an introduction to the screening of Lynn Sheltons 'Laggies' (2014).
15 February 2015
Alice in Filmland
Over de vele 'Alice in Wonderland'-verfilmingen die er zijn en de vergaande invloed van het verhaal op onze samenleving.
3 December 2014
Vermoorde onschuld: muziek in de film
Phil van Tongeren weidt uit over onschuldige liedjes, die hun onschuld verliezen in een onheilspellende context.
25 September 2014