Hollywood (Really Jordan Peele) Miraculously “Gives” Black People Collective Revenge in Get Out

There is a question earnestly posed by the protagonist of Jordan Peele’s Get Out, Chris Washington (Daniel Kaluuya), after he is met with an extremely surreal overture regarding what’s about to happen to him at the end of act two. As Jim Hudson (Stephen Root), a blind art dealer who “wants Chris’ …

Everything Is Copy Documentary Examines the Limits of Nora Ephron’s Philosophy on Art

The family mantra of the Ephrons, started by Nora’s screenwriter mother, Phoebe Wolkind, was simply this: “everything is copy.” That is to say, any pains and agonies from one’s life are to be turned into a positive by reconstructing the narrative into art–particularly scathing and humorous art. By doing so, you …