Thirteen Ways of Looking at “High Flying Bird”
"High Flying Bird’s" Lukácsian dramatization of class struggle remains trapped, visually and narratively, in a neoliberal perceptual apparatus.
Callin’ from the Fun House: Jim Jarmusch’s “Gimme Danger”
Derek Nystrom on the The Stooges's relation to 1960s radicalism and their contribution to the queer genealogy of punk.
Of Christians and Communists: Joel and Ethan Coen’s “Hail, Caesar!”
It's hard to watch the newest film by Joel and Ethan Coen, "Hail, Caesar!," without comparing it to 1991's "Barton Fink."