Adam Call Roberts
1980sAdam Call RobertsClaude Lanzmann, documentary, film, French films, genocide, Germany, holo, holocaust, Judaism, movies, Nazis, Poland, Shoah, TSPDT, World War II1 Comment
Lanzmann refuses to offer psychological or political excuses. A person does not have to be insane, sadistic, compliant or brainwashed to commit evil.
1960sAdam Call RobertsBritish films, David Lean, film, Friedrich Schlegel, irony, Kierkegaard, Kim Kardashian, Lawrence of Arabia, Lucinde, movies, Peter O'Toole, romanticism, Søren Kierkegaard, World War I1 Comment
Lawrence, Kierkegaard, and the limits of self-invention
"For irony, there never was a past," Kierkegaard wrote.
2010s, Top ListsAdam Call RobertsAcademy Awards, Alejandro González Iñárritu, American Sniper, Ava Duvernay, Birdman, Boyhood, Clint Eastwood, Damien Chazelle, Iraq War, James Marsh, Morten Tyldum, movies, racism, Richard Linklater, Selma, The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Imitation Game, The Theory of Everything, war, Wes Anderson, Whiplash, World War IIComment