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A Sentient Android Discovers the Meaning of Life and Loss in a Barren World: ‘Teacher’ Part I

“I am the Teacher; a fabricated humanoid tasked with educating the first Grown generation of New Earth humans–those who will rebuild and terraform our ruined planet. I will impart to them all the knowledge I am able as they mature … Continue reading A Sentient Android Discovers the Meaning of Life and Loss in a Barren World: ‘Teacher’ Part I

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Moonlight: The Pivotal Power of Light and Color in Berry Jenkins’ Seminal Film

Narratively moving and visually stunning, Moonlight (2016) tells the story of Chiron, his life growing into his identity as a gay, black man in America.  A great deal of the memorable imagery in Moonlight can be attributed to lighting choices … Continue reading Moonlight: The Pivotal Power of Light and Color in Berry Jenkins’ Seminal Film