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Growing Up Geek – Essay

I wouldn’t say I grew up in the geekiest house. I didn’t grow up in a city either! I grew up in rural Ireland, in the west of Limerick. My parents and five brothers all had and have for the most part their own interests. So I’ve always wondered; how I ended up growing up […]

Review: Boyhood

Richard Linklater is a director and screen-writer that is viable to court the title auteur, much in the same way as Tim Burton, Chris Nolan or Ken Loach. One could also add to that list John Michael McDonagh (Calvary) and Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel). Like them all, Linklater’s films are recognizable for their  thematic concerns and stylistic conceits. Also […]