The Allure of Narcos, or Why I’m a Fan

Since Netflix released 10 episodes of a new series titled Narcos last month, the press has been buzzing with praise, criticism, and analyses the show’s cultural implications. The documentary-esque drama series follows the rise of narcotraficantes in 1980s Colombia, centering on Pablo Escobar and DEA agent, Steve Murphy, who is on the Escobar case. In the last decade, the drug trade … More The Allure of Narcos, or Why I’m a Fan

American Experience: Walt Disney — Making a Film About a Film Pioneer

What a fantastic way to learn about an icon of early film history. Like much of the PBS educational programming on American Experience and American Masters, the two American Experience episodes on Walt Disney are both visually and narratively compelling. Producers need not use reenactments or rely too heavily on the Ken Burns-style panning shot over … More American Experience: Walt Disney — Making a Film About a Film Pioneer

Wellness Articles August 2015

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