Jasper Lesly

Jasper Lesly

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"Screen" "writer" / director / editor / audio person

I like movies! :)

Favorite films

  • Drive My Car
  • West Side Story
  • Labyrinth of Cinema
  • The Devils

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  • Unclenching the Fists

    ★★★

  • The Humans

    ★★½

  • Bergman Island

    ★★½

  • Summer of Soul (...or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised)

    ★★★★

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  • Sonic the Hedgehog

    Sonic the Hedgehog

    ★½

    This was a weird Olive Garden commercial

  • WandaVision

    WandaVision

    ★★½

    Has there ever been a more fascinating metatextual deconstruction of television series as a rhetorical device, a show that - in the era of reboots, remakes, sequels, and interconnected narratives, deigned to spit in the face of its audience’s expectations, delivering a story that was fresh, and new, and exhilarating, questioning our cultural understandings of pure “good” and “evil,” daring its audience to grapple with the ramifications of the return of a beloved character - despite the certainty of their…