Review of Bowling for Columbine (2002)

Moving picture, 120 minutes

A milestone in a large cultural trend of taking a dark, dreary or controversial subject, jazzing it up, narrativizing it as a kind of predigestion, and simultaneusly condensing it in such a way that you can squeeze it through the Overton window of casual conversation.

References here: 13th (2016), “If Anything Happens I Love You” (2020).

moving picture non-fiction