Articles by: Chris Dolan

ROOM: With a View Into The Human Soul

November 9, 2015 at 10:29 AM

The name of the film is Room. It was directed by Lenny Abrahamson and stars Brie Larsen and Jacob Tremblay. One of the first reactions I got when I told other people about this film was that they were disgusted with the idea of a story like this receiving the usual […]

 

Your Calling: Exploring Human Limits in Short Term 12 and Detachment

March 13, 2015 at 11:14 PM

In focus (and currently on Netflix): Short term 12 directed by Destin Daniel Cretton and Detachment directed by Tony Kaye.   Does the capacity to help others come to a point where it can hinder us being able to help ourselves? These are two films about human limits. You have two protagonist, Grace (played […]

 

Darknet Awareness and Quiet Middleboro!

November 18, 2014 at 9:05 PM

Hey all you Redterians! Thought I would take this opportunity to scare your pants off with a little video about a recent Redtere stroll… And just as well, feel free to stop by our darknet awareness page on Facebook to find out more about the very thing that has influenced […]

 

WHIPLASH: Through Hell We Find Greatness

November 1, 2014 at 5:42 PM

Have you ever felt so driven towards something that you nearly killed yourself in the pursuit of it and kept going anyway?   Damien Chazelle’s festival success Whiplash may be a film that becomes a game changer of sorts for not only modern independent film but modern conversation that comes from […]

 

12 Angry Men: The Technological Crutch

October 1, 2014 at 12:46 AM

When we think of persuasion in matters of proving our points do we always consider that our supporting evidence may be faulty? Do we consider that people may have ulterior motives? Is their always a seeming ambivalence to our lives that leaves judgment a thing only for the gods? In the […]