trashcan wrote

Off the top of my head I really love Death by Hanging. It's a critique of Japan's criminal justice system and racism in Japan, but more generally, I think, it draws attention to the absurdity of the state's monopoly on violence.


trashcan wrote

I don't like the term "personal politicization", but I really developed the outlook that I have after a lot of small factors throughout a life of feeling like an outsider and never quite buying into the lives I was told I should have. It helped that I had a couple important teachers who taught me to look at the world for myself at a relatively young age.

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trashcan wrote

Cool. I figured the easiest way for now would probably be to go for the top film from the suggestion thread.

I have a few places where I can get hard to find stuff, too, depending on what we pick to watch.