RIP Angelo Badalamenti 🖤
Servant Girl Annihilator.
Don’t forget to select your favorite films!
An interesting curio with mostly British musicians of the day rambling on half-coherently and Frank Zappa being his usual insufferable self, with the full showing of the summary execution of Nguyễn Văn Lém, which I could have done without, and at the end a strangely nonchalant blazing young man, or even boy, to create some kind of forced dichotomy.
People who think this casts the January 6th insurrectionist rioters as victims, or that this is a copaganda, are the kind of American Idiots who need everything spoon-fed to them and can't entertain having people they disagree with being seen or heard in a documentary; even the most basic awareness of editorial juxtaposition would lead them to notice that whenever an attendee of the day tries to downplay or deflect during their sit-down interviews, most times the next shot, or…
How Americans tell a Chinese fable: written and directed by white people; featuring the usual gaggle of Korean Americans playing Chinese characters; littered with the blandest of American songs ranging from the simple Disney knock-offs to the most offensively bad; all meaning and profundity scooped out and replaced with the shit banality of Americanised "girl accepts dad's new girlfriend and her son as family". An abomination.