Nieces and Nephews test: they LOVED it. Take 4 internet addled, app obsessed, hyperactive spoilt brats and force them to watch a thirty year old movie. They were in it at around the 3 minute mark. I wish buttercup was a bit more engaging and proactive - luckily so did my two nieces. Still, that aside, it works. They were talking about it at breakfast the next day.
[Espaço Nimas] Can't stand the way social networks (and film fests to a certain extent) have eventified cinema. Everyone's main course: Torrents, streams and downloads. A special 'event' screening (with gifts+whatnot) takes place and people gladly flock to attend it. Yet, most of the time, they don't quit TV, torrents & VOD, whining about the sad the state of film (notably its mainstream ilk) and its output ▽