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Reverse Shot Happy Hour: American Insanity

Aug 26, 2020

In 2020, during the first year of the pandemic, Reverse Shot editors Michael Koresky and Jeff Reichert and longtime contributor Farihah Zaman hosted a weekly Happy Hour—an online hangout for informal discussions about the state of cinema, criticism, and culture. BYOB. This week, the team is joined by critic and Reverse Shot contributor Chloe Lizotte (who recently kicked off the new Event Horizon column with an essay about the work of Conner O’Malley), and filmmaker-archivist Sierra Pettengill.

Reverse Shot is an online film criticism magazine published by Museum of the Moving Image.

Please note: The views expressed in this video belong to the individual critics and guests and do not necessarily reflect the official policy or position of the Museum.


Discussions with creative figures in film, television, and digital media—formerly the Pinewood Dialogues—made possible with a generous grant from the Pannonia Foundation.