Brave enough to recreate the complexity and bitterness of cultural conflicts: ‘Crash’ review

We're living in a world full of racism and hatred. The recent rise of bigotry and far-right politicians shows that in a whole new dimension. That's why the movie 'Crash' by Paul Haggis is - sadly - still up-to-date, even after more than ten years after its release. The movie 'Crash' is set in LA… Continue reading Brave enough to recreate the complexity and bitterness of cultural conflicts: ‘Crash’ review

Half Broke Horses: Lily and the American Dream (+summary)

Lily Casey Smith was a women which embodied the American Dream in many ways and which has inherited a lot of ideas and ideals of the American Dream. First of all, she believed in democracy. Her father, who was interested in politics, constantly wrote letters to politicians and kept bragging about some of their doings,… Continue reading Half Broke Horses: Lily and the American Dream (+summary)