Haley Thurston: The Awe Delusion (Ribbonfarm)

Art is a technology. If you did a Casablanca / double feature you might notice that although Casablanca perhaps has more 'artistic value' (that horribly vague phrase), tells its stories with a mind-boggling efficiency that vastly outstrips the former. Some time after 1960 filmmakers learned how to tell more story with less.

Suspended Reason

Source: The Awe Delusion