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Death Stranding, One Year Later

It’s been a year since Hideo Kojima’s monumental comeback Death Stranding was released. Considering the current state of our pandemic stricken and politically anxious world, Death Stranding’s allegorical tale of human connection in the face of nationwide anxiety resonates especially loud on its one year anniversary. If 2002’s Metal Gear…

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‘s01e03’ Review: Unfinal Fantasy

s01e03 is the latest film from Vancouver-born filmmaker Kurt Walker. Starring a large group of the director’s close friends – many of whom “play” themselves and are credited as such – the enigmatically-titled movies plays out as a hybrid of live-action drama, cinema verite, experimental collage, and Final Fantasy XI…

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How Hideaki Anno’s Live-Action Films Take On Trauma and Power

Although the 59-year-old Japanese director Hideaki Anno — creator of the iconic Neon Genesis Evangelion — boasts a filmography spanning nearly four decades, much of the discourse surrounding his work largely focuses solely on the Evangelion series as a direct reflection of Anno’s own mental health journey. Filled with giant robots,…

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