Lauren Wilford

Lauren Wilford

Writer and Editor

Film, art, culture, gender, religion, mental health.

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Totorooo article
brightwalldarkroom.com

Towards a True Children’s Cinema: on My Neighbor Totoro

at Bright Wall/Dark Room

Vice article
VICE

Shut Up and Sing: Is Hollywood Actually Secretly Conservative?

On whether it actually makes sense to think of Hollywood as liberal, for VICE.

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brightwalldarkroom.com

Death is the Curator: An Interview with Guillermo del Toro

at Bright Wall/Dark Room

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brightwalldarkroom.com

Witch-Craft: Why Robert Eggers is Our Next Great Filmmaker

for Bright Wall/Dark Room's Best of 2016 issue

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brightwalldarkroom.com

This Mass of Conflicting Impulses: A Former Teen Narcissist Watches Margaret

for Bright Wall/Dark Room's issue on Kenneth Lonergan's Margaret

Kiarostamiten1 article
100scenes.com

On Kiarostami's Ten

For the 100 Films, 100 Scenes project, based on the BBC 100 Best Films of the 21st Century List.

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rogerebert.com

Sacred Texts and Ruined Childhoods: On Aronofksy's Noah

For Bright Wall/Dark Room, featured on RogerEbert.com

Elle article
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I'm A Feminist, And I Loved The Neon Demon • Gradient

Everyone called Nicolas Winding Refn's new movie misogynistic. Did everyone get it wrong?

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rogerebert.com

Possessed: Vertigo, through Her Eyes

Bright Wall/Dark Room November 2015 (RogerEbert.com)

Ma jack article
Medium

I am Jack’s Loving Eye: Suffering and Renewal in Room

on Room, the defamiliarizing power of art, suffering, Simon Weil, Pasolini

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christianitytoday.com

First Love, Last Love: Courtship Culture and the Teen Cancer Romance

for Christianity Today

Bwdr identity article
brightwalldarkroom.com

Letter from an Editor — Identity Issue

Bright Wall/Dark Room

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Lin-Manuel Miranda: When Good Things Happen to Good People

He deserves every good thing he's got.

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Image Journal

Arts & Faith Ecumenical Jury Film Awards

Capsule for STATIONS OF THE CROSS.