blind spot series

Once a month, I dedicate a post to a cinematic staple I should have seen a long time ago. Some of my film-loving friends join me for the project and their posts are linked. If you are a film writer yourself, feel free to join in at any time!

Blindsided by AN ANGEL AT MY TABLEBlindsided by AN ANGEL AT MY TABLE

Blindsided by AN ANGEL AT MY TABLE

When a beautiful place is still hell, it's uplifting to think one can write their way out.

When a beautiful place is still hell, it's uplifting to think one can write their way out.
Blindsided by SOLARISBlindsided by SOLARIS

Blindsided by SOLARIS

Making assumptions, questioning pure science, and getting assists from remakes. All in one month's work for a Blindspot entry.

Making assumptions, questioning pure science, and getting assists from remakes. All in one month's work for a Blindspot entry.
Blindsided by L’AVVENTURABlindsided by L'AVVENTURA

Blindsided by L’AVVENTURA

The sensuality and forgiveness of film, as only Antonioni could provide.

The sensuality and forgiveness of film, as only Antonioni could provide.
Blindsided by THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMPBlindsided by THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP

Blindsided by THE LIFE AND DEATH OF COLONEL BLIMP

Powell and Pressburger remind us that conflict used to be more civilized, and every stuffed-shirt has a tale to tell.

Powell and Pressburger remind us that conflict used to be more civilized, and every stuffed-shirt has a tale to tell.
Blindsided by THE HITCH-HIKERBlindsided by THE HITCH-HIKER

Blindsided by THE HITCH-HIKER

With the gun comes the fear; both for the target and for the shooter.

With the gun comes the fear; both for the target and for the shooter.
Blindsided by VIVRE SA VIEBlindsided by VIVRE SA VIE

Blindsided by VIVRE SA VIE

There is great amounts of truth in all the small moments of truth we call our lives.

There is great amounts of truth in all the small moments of truth we call our lives.
Blindsided by THE THIN BLUE LINEBlindsided by THE THIN BLUE LINE

Blindsided by THE THIN BLUE LINE

A landmark case in the court of public opinion, and a harbinger of the nonfiction storytelling that would follow.

A landmark case in the court of public opinion, and a harbinger of the nonfiction storytelling that would follow.
Blindsided by SOPHIE’S CHOICEBlindsided by SOPHIE'S CHOICE

Blindsided by SOPHIE’S CHOICE

Time can do funny things to a story; it can dull its sharpest edges, and present the opportunity to rewrite the narrative.

Time can do funny things to a story; it can dull its sharpest edges, and present the opportunity to rewrite the narrative.
Blindsided by THE SEVENTH SEALBlindsided by THE SEVENTH SEAL

Blindsided by THE SEVENTH SEAL

As the year comes to a close, Ingmar Bergman has us reflecting on death.

As the year comes to a close, Ingmar Bergman has us reflecting on death.