Monthly Art #11

This is a monthly “newsletter”, containing a list of what I enjoyed the most last month. Whether it was a full length movie, short film, music album or book or even painting.

Documentary - The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons from the Life of Robert S. McNamara (2003)

11 lessons:

  1. Empathize with your enemy
  2. Rationality will not save us
  3. There’s something beyond one’s self
  4. Maximize efficiency
  5. Proportionality should be a guideline in war
  6. Get the data
  7. Belief and seeing are often both wrong
  8. Be prepared to re-examine your reasoning
  9. In order to do good, you may have to engage in evil
  10. Never say never
  11. You can’t change human nature

These topics were selected by Errol Morris and highlighted in the film; they were not selected by McNamara.

TED-Ed - Where did Russia come from? - Alex Gendler

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Video - How Does an Editor Think and Feel?

Very interesting insights from the editing process! What I like is that this video makes you think different - from the point of editor’s view, not viewers.

Anton Kaliaev

Software engineer, blogger, public speaker, traveler

Ulyanovsk, Russia http://homeonrails.com