Part 1 in a series of essays in praise of the films of Shane Carruth.
Shane Carruth is an unrecognized film genius who will probably never get his due.
A manifesto against a permissive society.
It's time to chill out about the Crusades.
The uniquely redemptive narrative of Kendrick Lamar's "good kid, m.A.A.d. city" sets it apart from mainstream hip-hop.
Georges Bernanos's timeless novel "The Diary of a Country Priest" offers a meditation on poverty, suffering, and saintliness.
Two views on Richard Linklater's Boyhood, Part 2: Boyhood is a vapid, unreflective anti-story.
Two views on Richard Linklater's Boyhood, Part 1: Boyhood is a portrait of Millennial aimlessness.
Atoning for the sins of Christian writing through the grace of poetic form.