This is a concept that I keep returning to in my dreams. It began when I was listening to Lustmord as I travelled through the city at that time of day when it’s so bright everything seems to shimmer. There’s something beautiful yet haunting about it. Horror doesn’t only happen in the dark. I envisioned this utopian city that was for some reason uninhabited. Humanity had reached its peak and then they inexplicably disappeared, leaving only their predecessors and descendants behind. These two in particular are on a journey to find the human race, during which they discover they have a lot in common.
In which I discuss digital effects, Ridley’s eye for movement, and minor changes that make a big difference.
In which I am joined by Niall McGowan of BatMinute89, and we discuss Alien Isolation, Batman, and the Weyland family.
In which I reflect on 2012 as I celebrate the seven year anniversary of Prometheus.
In which I lose my goddamn mind analysing a tattoo, and discuss nudity in the Alien franchise, and our boy David starts his sneaky side quest. It all ends in an existential crisis. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 66”
In which MUTHUR @yutani.studio and I keep talking about gorey eye stories despite ourselves. It’s gross, don’t listen. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 65”
In which I celebrate the 40th anniversary of Alien and discuss sleeper agents, xenophobia and anthropomorphism through the lens of AI. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute Alien Day 2019”
In which I discuss Janek and Vickers, hair and rant about the most baffling moment in the entire film.
In which I discuss Janek and Vickers, and unnecessary scientific nitpicking. Continue reading “Prometheus-by-Minute 61”