by Chad Perman
"It’s one of the most accurate portrayals of childhood ever put on screen, a film shot almost entirely from a 9-year-old’s point of view—the camera angles consistently tilted up—and infused with all the wonder and confusion of being a kid."
Issue 47: Childhood
Kindle Edition (Amazon)
The Little World
Ryan Hogan on Fanny and Alexander
So, Charlie Korsmo, You've Become a Pirate
Elisabeth Geier on former child star Charlie Korsmo
Born to Buy
D.R. Baker on Toy Story, Pokémon, and marketing to kids
And You’ll Teach Me to Be Brave
Hal Koss on Last Action Hero
Rags, Riches, and Alligators
David Nilsen on Sparrows
"That’s what makes our life experience. Those are the notes of the symphony that we’re going to be. A choice is not to miss, a choice is to embrace; a choice is to enshrine what you want to be. What you want to leave behind."