The end of harsh self-criticism, first ever prom, and kindness above all.
An interview with a director of music videos and “mutant television.”
Stills from an imaginary movie about the end of love.
A podcast and two movies about exploring nuance.
Patrick Swayze’s smooth moves and other fragments of last week.
Conspiracy theories, the definition of a millennial, and feeling too young.
Then, there was Harry Styles.
An interview with FKA twigs, a new movie starring Amandla Stenberg, and more.
A critical movie lover’s starter pack.
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