Julianne Tippett

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  • Seaspiracy review

    Seaspiracy faces valid criticisms, but they should not detract from the central message of the film that commercial fishing is bad for the environment. The documentary, produced by Kip Anderson of Cowspiracy: The Sustainability Secret fame, chronicles filmmaker Ali Tabrizi’s journey to uncover the environmental and social impacts of the international fishing industry. Through interviewing scie...

    Pillbox | April 12, 2021
  • Will QAnon ever go away?

    Charles Bukowski said, “I remember one fellow who wrote an entire book in which he proved that the moon was not there and he did it so well that afterward, you thought, ‘he's absolutely right, the moon is not there.’ How the hell is a young man going to deign to work an eight-hour day when the moon isn't even there?” [This realization](https://bukowski.net/database/detail.php?w=983&Title=days-li...

    Forum | March 1, 2021
  • Nomadland review

    When asked about her house in Empire, Nevada, Fern answered that her backyard looked out into open space: “It was just desert.” That was what she loved about her home, that “there was nothing in our way.” Classic westerns speak to loneliness through wide-angled shots that dwarf actors in their surroundings. The wide-angled shots of Nomadland turn the classic western on its head. The vast expans...

    Pillbox | February 22, 2021