Hedgehog in the Fog

Since you should really see this, I have taken the liberty of posting the video below:

   This film was animated in 1975 by Russian Yuriy Norshteyn. I first saw it a few months ago, but it sticks in your head. I encourage you to watch it twice. This is

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Can anyone explain the dentist thing?

   No? That’s ok, because there is a lot in this film that goes unexplained. The whole thing felt like some college students decided to have a field day with a camera shortly after being pent up listening to a  medieval history lecture. It


I wasn’t expecting to enjoy this film as much as I did.

   I mean, it’s an old movie about a giant (fake) man-eating shark and grossly exaggerated “data”. For someone who gets excited about facts, lighting and camerawork, this sounded less than thrilling. Allow me to explain what made