Sascha Seinfeld

Sascha Seinfeld

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⭐️⭐️⭐️ = average
My goal is to watch all the movies on my procrastination list. Rn I’m at 22/85

Favorite films

  • Y Tu Mamá También
  • Spirited Away
  • Before Sunset
  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

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  • The Battle of Algiers

    ★★★½

  • Dave Chappelle: The Closer

    ★★★

  • Theorem

    ★★★★

  • L'Avventura

    ★★★

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  • The Battle of Algiers

    The Battle of Algiers

    Neorealism emerged as a reaction against studio based artificial melodramas and the dominant fascist politics by representing the conditions of ordinary, working class people in Italy. Pontecorvo repurposes neorealism through his use of documentary-style cinematography, non-professional actors, and location shooting. Colonel Mathieu was the only professional on set, the rest of the actors selected by Pontocorvo from the local population. He creates a realistic “documentary” aesthetic by using a hand-held camera, giving the viewer the perspective of a Western traveler.…

  • Dave Chappelle: The Closer

    Dave Chappelle: The Closer

    ★★★

    Finally watched the Dave special. I think his comedy is very weak compared to his other specials but he presents an aggressive (but interesting) display of anti-comedy and anti-white liberalism. He ties it all together in the end: this was only ever about white people, and I have to respect the art he’s trying to create. He’s “punching lines”, as Daphne said, and trying to push the envelope back to a place where true comedy can exist. Maybe he’s pushing…

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