Reservation Dogs

Reservation Dogs (2021)

Reservation Dogs first published by Sight & Sound, Dec 2021 [review based on Series 1, Episodes 1-4] Synopsis: Okern, Oklahoma, the present. Four adolescent Native Americans commit crimes and come of age in a damaged community, hoping to raise enough money to leave. They evade Officer Big and a rival gang of teens, and have…

Prophecy

Prophecy (1979)

Prophecy first published by Little White Lies, as the 133th entry in my Cinema Psychotronicum column Prophecy opens with three sequences that together establish its themes. In the first, a search-and-rescue team in the Maine woods, out at night looking for missing lumberjacks, themselves come under violent attack from someone – or something – in the dark. A tableau of…