Raoul Coutard, Z, and the French New Wave

Made in a time of extreme political unrest and disenfranchisement, Z remains distinct among a sea of other political films dealing with similar topics, and its interesting style continues to generate new audiences for the film.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer #3

Some quick background: I am the self-proclaimed Star Wars expert of WIUX. I think my peers would back me up on this, albeit with some eye-rolling. I know the backstories. I know the names of starships. I know the best order to watch the franchise in (4, 5, 2, 3, 6), and I’ll go on…