15 July 2024

Weekly visions - week 27, 2024

Where we dangerously venture into kiri-kiri-kiri territory

The poster for the film-of-the-week - *Martyrs* by Pascal Laugier

These past weeks I have often used the guidance of Scott Derrickson’s top 100 horror list external link to Letterboxd Created with Sketch. to choose my cinematic entertainment. At this point, the films included in it that I haven’t watched yet belong to one of these three categories - films that I just can’t find on streaming, classic movies from the ’60s and earlier (which - with exceptions - I don’t find very interesting), and films that are notoriously difficult to watch (which require the right mood).

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04 July 2024

Weekly visions - week 26, 2024

An unintended Mike-Flanagan-adjacent week

The poster for Ti West’s 2009 film *House of the Devil*
This week most of Europe was busy watching the UEFA football championship; I’ve tried too, but I haven’t been able to watch more than twenty minutes of a match without questioning what the point is in spending time watching such a widely accepted non-violent form of Nationalism. But then, millions of football fans could ask me what is the point of spending time watching a reasonably widely accepted non-violent form of violent acts simulation? To each their own…

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29 June 2024

Weekly visions - week 25, 2024

What’s it all about, Paolo?

The poster for Liam Gavin’s film A Dark Song
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19 June 2024

Weekly visions - week 24, 2024

Spoiler alert - Demián Rugna is still incredible

The poster for Goran Stolevski’s 2022 film *You won’t be alone*
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15 June 2024

Weekly visions - week 23, 2024

Spoiler alert - Demián Rugna is incredible

the poster for When Evil Lurks - Cuando acecha la maldad by Demián Rugna
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08 June 2024

Weekly visions - week 22, 2024

So many sequels in this week’s film log

The poster for Furiosa
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