Tag: cinema

Why indie cinema matters (Op-Ed)

Why indie cinema matters (Op-Ed)

Independent films are a shining example of genuine expression and artistic independence in the broad world of film. Unlike Hollywood blockbusters, which tend to stick to tired formulae and clichés, independent films bravely tackle real life and make viewers feel something. So, what makes independent film significant? Now, let’s explore the importance of this world […]

‘Everything, Everywhere All At Once’ Wins Big at The Oscars

‘Everything, Everywhere All At Once’ Wins Big at The Oscars

The wild, raucous, and whimsical 139-minute absurdist comedy, “Everything Everywhere All At Once,” took a total of seven Oscars home with it; and in doing so, marked what many might see as an “alternate universe” ending for the awards sho

Indie Movies: A Genre or an Attitude?

Indie Movies: A Genre or an Attitude?

Indie movies are the same idea of a boutique or a thrift shop. Consider the trend of boutiques: they are smaller, less well-known, and almost certainly far more expensive than your typical department or retail store. Why, then, do we experience greater excitement when we visit or make a purchase from a boutique as opposed to a retail location? Well, because the items sold at boutiques are more distinctively made and more difficult to locate. It’s likely that the outfit you purchase from a boutique won’t be challenged at a formal occasion or a night out.

Martin Scorsese bashes Marvel Movies Saying They Are “Uncinematic”

Martin Scorsese bashes Marvel Movies Saying They Are “Uncinematic”

Martin Scorsese doesn’t seem to be changing his mind about Marvel films anytime soon. When he compared MCU juggernauts like Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home to “theme park” attractions – frivolous, fantastical blockbusters incapable of conveying human emotion – the world-renowned filmmaker received harsh criticism. They’re not cinema, at least not in Scorsese’s opinion.

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