arcana imperii :: the book of j


«we wuz robbed»

i had no idea spike lee had made the short film we wuz robbed recalling the ten minutes that stood between al gore conceding defeat and demanding a recount in the 2000 election campaign. i switched on the telly and there it was, brilliantly revealing the illegal «bush-whacking» that led to george jr becoming president... a must-see.

bbc film reviews, ten minutes older: the trumpet (2002): «a collection of seven short films linked by the theme of time, and separated by a musical interlude of voluptuous jazz trumpet. conceived by british producer-director nicolas mcClintock, this collection (along with the subsequent ten minutes older: the cello) showcases some of the finest cinematic talents around».