In this podcast we talk about Denis Villenueve’s new film, the visually dazzling “Blade Runner 2049.” In conception and execution, this film accomplishes the rare feat of being a sequel that is entirely worthy of its original. We’ll give a few reasons why this movie is worth a careful viewing, and why I think it is a triumph of cinematic art.
A reader who is doing volunteer work says he’s feeling underappreciated and taken advantage of in his work. He wants to know to maintain his focus and positivity, and at the same protect himself from being used. We discuss some strategies and insights.
In this podcast, we discuss some questions about the role of “Adrastia” or “Nemesis,” the ancient goddess of retribution. We also talk about the redemptive power of struggle as the theme of the compelling 2011 film “The Grey.”