2019 Updates

2019 in Review: October

This month: Irishmen, lighthouses, wacky Nazis, a rat problem, and more.

A Florida Prisoner Made a Full Documentary on a Secret Cell Phone

Comedic Visions of a Devolving Society, Free of Liberal Despair

Inequality Is a Feature, Not a Bug

Jojo Rabbit, Billed as a Satire About Nazis, Lacks Any Actual Satirical Wit

In The Lighthouse, Willem Dafoe and Robert Pattinson’s Despair Becomes Our Own

After Anti-Trans Sermon, True/False Film Fest Divests From Its Church Partner

In Scorsese’s Latest, Bits of Humor Laced with Poison

By Dan Schindel

Born and raised in Maryland and currently based in New York, Dan Schindel is an associate editor at Hyperallergic, freelance culture writer, and available for any copy-editing/proofreading needs you may have. This website was originally a blog called Days of Docs, and chronicled his attempt to watch and review a documentary every single day for a whole year. He was mostly successful at this, and now he knows everything. He puts this knowledge to use by writing about movies, TV, games, books, comics, art, and more.