Cross Cuts

Related events occurring simultaneously in different places (think Inception, with the rain, elevator, and snow). These pieces originally appeared on other outlets, or are musings related to other categories.

Film is a Spectator Sport

Posted in Cross Cuts | Begun 07/11/2004 • Updated 6/14/2014
Film is a Spectator Sport

For myself and my tribe (you, perhaps?), film qualifies as a spectator sport and we experience it as such. There are seven criteria an activity must meet in order to qualify and – perhaps surprisingly – film meets all seven.

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Film is Life.

Posted in Cross Cuts | Begun 06/05/2004
Film is Life.

Movies have the power to step into, and to influence, our personal narrative. And even, if we let them, our actual journey.

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