Review of Voir (2021)
Seen in 2022.
Video essays on film and television, by different writers.
- Spielberg’s Jaws (1975) and the evolution of blockbusters.
- Park’s Lady Vengeance (2005) and moral contracts.
- Lean’s Lawrence of Arabia (1962) and likability.
- Factors going into the “appeal” of animated character designs.
- Traditional and modern differences between film and television.
- Hill’s 48 Hrs. (1982) and race in the USA.
Well produced, with a strong personal voice in each essay.