We weren't ready for this back in 1973 and I'm still not sure we're ready for this now. Legitimately one of the most harrowing pieces of media that I have ever watched.
Women 🥺 (with synthesizers!!! 😳😳😳)
Sisters with Transistors is, frankly, what every documentary on electronic music should be like; not only is it deeply informative, but it's also a beautiful series of pulsing audio-visual soundscapes weaved into a chaotic, gorgeous mesh of sound and colour. The haunting musical tones and hypnagogic sliced-up VHS visuals are complete and utter perfection in combination with each other. Also, Laurie Spiegel feeding pigeons! Lots of pigeons! And did I mention... women with synthesizers!!! Women…
Finishing up the beloved Scream saga of meta-slasher flicks, I return to the franchise with Wes Craven's final film, Scream 4. And boy, this is truly how you end a slasher franchise.
Scream 4 is the finale this series deserves. This time tackling the codes and conventions of slasher movie remakes and horror in the post-9/11 world, Scream 4 is arguably as witty a film as the first one, albeit the fact that the first will always be my favourite.…