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Representing Nightmares of the Past – Part I

This is Part I of a two-post series by myself and Eran Zelnik on recent films & questions of representation in film. Just, trust me, we’ll get there. “Thought I’what vile and mean Things are the Children of Men in this mortal State. How much do our natural Necessities abase us, and place us in some regard on the same level with the very Dogs’…Accordingly I resolved that it should be my ordinary Practice, whenever I step to answer the one or the other Necessity of Nature, to make it an Opportunity of shaping in my Mind some holy, noble, Read more