Movie Diary 11/24/2020

Hereditary (Ari Aster, 2018). Watched it again in anticipation of the final Scarecrow Academy session for 2020. We will meet via Zoom on Saturday, November 28, at 2 p.m. Pacific Time, to discuss this film for our “The Art in Horror: Horror and the Director” series. You can register for the meeting at the Scarecrow Academy page; it’s free. Thanks to everyone who has been participating, going all the way back to our first meeting for Nosferatu at Scarecrow in February and through the pandemic interruption and re-start. It’s been enormously enjoyable. Don’t forget to support Scarecrow if you can. Here I am introducing Hereditary: