Anti-heroes. Twisted, extra-polished, underwhelmed, dominant, week and flaky.
The selected titles are what I would call unpleasant but not extremely violent or grand.
Ultra- violence scale: If Tarantino is an 8, and Guy Richie a 6, Noé is an 8 as well.
These films are a solid 5, a few raw scenes, mostly build-up, tension and pressure.
At first glance they look predictable, but these 3 films are…
…when you went travelling?
The many ways we explore the newness of the world when we travel, and if we’re not considering why and how we perceive things the way we do – we tend to pass judgement, calibrate too pre-tuned, have this tinted – preserved and static – concept of how things are. We rarely challenge ourselves by touching the uncomfortable, exchanging references, approaching things…
Fisherman’s wharf. Summer Insta
Another snap from my Insta this summer
Some things are related – or at least they seem to be. Like these lines - two different songs. The first:
They tied me to this table right here in the tower of song
So you can stick your little pins in that voodoo doll
I’m very sorry, baby, doesn’t look like me at all
I’m standing by the window where the light is strong
Ah they don’t let a woman kill you not in the tower of song
Leonard Cohen (Tower of Song) - let’s compare ..