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The Lighthouse. Dir. Robert Eggers. A24. 2019.

The Lighthouse. Dir. Robert Eggers. A24. 2019. 150 150 George Knighton

“𝑩𝒆𝒔𝒕 π’šβ€™π’π’†π’‚π’—π’† 𝒕𝒉𝒆 π’ˆπ’–π’π’π’” 𝒃𝒆. 𝑰𝒏 β€™π’†π’Žπ’” 𝒕𝒉𝒆 𝒔𝒐𝒖𝒍𝒔 𝒐𝒇 π’”π’‚π’Šπ’π’π’“π’” π’˜π’‰π’‚π’• π’Žπ’†π’• π’•π’‰π’†π’Šπ’“ π’Žπ’‚π’Œπ’†π’“.” The Lighthouse is a film about madness and evil. The film uses the arrival and death…

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The Watchmen. Dir. Zach Snyder. Warner Bros. 2009.

The Watchmen. Dir. Zach Snyder. Warner Bros. 2009. 150 150 Coda Heap

What can dogs tell us about criminality? With regards to Zach Snyder’s Watchmen, the answer is β€˜quite a lot.’ Dogs are used within the film to align the binaries of…

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Babar, King of the Elephants. Dir. Raymond Jafelice, Alliance Communications. 1999.

Babar, King of the Elephants. Dir. Raymond Jafelice, Alliance Communications. 1999. 150 150 Daniel Tesdale

Babar: King of the Elephants (1999) is an animated film adaptation of Jean de Brunhoff’s popular children’s books. Written and directed by Raymond Jafelice the story tells the tale of…

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Touching Wild Horses. Dir. Eleanore Lindo. Chesler / Perlmutter Productions. 2002.

Touching Wild Horses. Dir. Eleanore Lindo. Chesler / Perlmutter Productions. 2002. 150 150 Julia Greco-Giaccio

Image 1: DVD Cover Image Eleanore Lindo’s 2002 film, Touching Wild Horses, tells the story of a young boy named Mark (Mark Rendall), who is sent to live with his aunt…

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Life Doesn’t Frighten Me. Dir. Stephen Dunn. LDFM Films. 2012.

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me. Dir. Stephen Dunn. LDFM Films. 2012. 150 150 Zoe Vnak

Stephen Dunn’s 2012 Canadian short film, Life Doesn’t Frighten Me, presents viewers with a campy peek into the life of thirteen-year old Esther as she embarks upon her journey into…

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The Whale. Dir. Suzanne Chisholm, Michael Parfit. Kinosmith & Paladin. 2011.

The Whale. Dir. Suzanne Chisholm, Michael Parfit. Kinosmith & Paladin. 2011. 150 150 Lindsey Perlman

The 2011 documentary The Whale confronts the moral and ethical struggle within intense human-animal interactions. While the film can be perceived as a cautionary tale about human interference in nature,…

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Tom at the Farm. Dir. Xavier Dolan. MK2. 2013.

Tom at the Farm. Dir. Xavier Dolan. MK2. 2013. 150 150 James Pearson

The Fly. Dir. David Cronenberg. 20th Century Fox. 1986.

The Fly. Dir. David Cronenberg. 20th Century Fox. 1986. 150 150 James Pearson
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