I loved this video essay, exploring a not-great movie’s self-awareness and the way it subversively advertises the blockbusters that paved the way for it. (Narrator Tyler Smith co-hosts two podcasts I also love, Battleship Pretension and More Than One Lesson.)
Don’t You (Forget About Me) – A Tribute to 80’s Teen Movies. (via). So many formative feelings here.
Brian Eno – Another Green world – Arena 2010 Documentary Part 1/6. Just aired a few months ago on BBC Four. (via)
“Well in those days the internet was in black and white. It was only on for three hours a day. We used to get all dressed up in our Sunday best to log onto it. We’d log onto letsbuyit.com and order a gas mask and a pound of tripe. Then when we’d finished with the computer we’d switch it off and we’d all stand up and sing the national anthem.”