Nebraska (film)

Oscar losers

5 lovable Oscar losers

Over the last several decades, there have been multiple films that were important, phenomenal, and perfectly executed, and yet despite nominations in several categories, they left at the end of the evening without a single win. These are Oscar’s most […]

Mythic mirror

The Oscars as mythic mirror

Each January, I can’t wait to read the list of Academy Award nominees. The annual ritual offers a way to review a pantheon of cultural imagery from the past year: a complex mirroring process. “Who are we? What do we […]