#6 - Mergers, Acquisitions, and Takeovers

"We shall never try to placate an aggressor by the false and wicked bargain of trading honor for security" —Dwight D. Eisenhower

The Nickle Ride - 1974 - Robert Mulligan

The Bad Sleep Well - 1960 - Akira Kurosawa

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#5 - Work: Technology

“A microphone which responds unevenly or to less than the full range will alter the sound of the instrument, though this effect may be desirable in some cases” - Microphone Techniques For Music, Sound Reinforcement

711 Ocean Drive - 1950 - Joseph M Newman

Dossier 51 - 1978 - Michel Deville

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Calling All Units - Romero, The Word "Influence", Can Thrillers Meander?

I briefly eulogize genuine legend George Romero before talking about how the word "influence" and the way talking about film can be engineered to be inaccessible. Then I answer a listener question about thrillers and pacing. 

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#4 - work: work/life balance

"In the end, they may submit to the strongest and most brutal individuals, simply because they cannot organize and plan their actions by themselves" - Max Horkheimer, Critical Theory

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Calling All Units - Top Of The Heap, "Post Horror"

I do a deep dive on Top Of The Heap, a Loose Unit that encapsulates a lot of what we've covered in the Work series so far. Then I shout about lazy trend pieces for ten minutes. 

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#3 - Work: Office Politics

"that which is neurotic in the individual is, in capitalism, normal and socially desirable for functioning society" - Harry Braverman, Labour and Monopoly Capital

Election - 2005 - Johnnie To
Election 2 - 2006 - Johnnie To

Human Factor - 1979 - Otto Preminger

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#2 - Work: Uniform

"From this point of view, the key element in the evolution of machinery is not its size, complexity, or speed of operation, but the manner in which its operations are controlled" - Harry Braverman, Labor and Monopoly Capital

A Man in Uniform  - 1993 - David Wellington 

Fires On The Plain - 1959 - Kon Ichikawa

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#1 - Work: Project Management

“There is a point beyond which you can't go without the aid of the machine… there is a limit to how loud you can shout. After that, you have to get yourself an amplifier.” - Limiting Factor, by Theodore R. Cogswell


The Hole - 1960 - Jacques Becker

Accident - 2009 - Soi Cheang

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#0 - Introduction

A brief introduction to the series and the thinking behind it.