Will DiGravio

Will DiGravio began writing for Film School Rejects in 2018. He also hosts The Video Essay Podcast and owns a TV.
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A Video Essay Guide to Pixar

By Will DiGravio 

From Toy Story to Inside Out and The Incredibles, here are five video essays on Pixar you should watch.

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A Video Essay Guide to Your Favorite Cartoons

By Will DiGravio 

From Spongebob to Hey Arnold!, here are five video essays about cartoons that will take you on a trip down memory lane.

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Shot By Shot: Meeting Gill-man in ‘Creature from the Black Lagoon’

By Will DiGravio 

Let’s look at ‘Creature from the Black Lagoon,’ an under-appreciated, beautiful film.

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A Video Essay Guide to Paul Thomas Anderson

By Will DiGravio 

From Boogie Nights to Phantom Thread, here are five video essays about Paul Thomas Anderson you should watch.

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A Video Essay Guide to ‘Citizen Kane’

By Will DiGravio 

Many consider Citizen Kane the greatest movie ever made. Here are six video essays to help you learn more about Orson Welles’ masterpiece.

He Got Game

A Look at Spike Lee’s ‘He Got Game’ 20 Years Later

By Will DiGravio 

An under-appreciated film, and one that feels even more relevant today.

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A Video Essay Guide to Alfred Hitchcock’s ‘Vertigo’

By Will DiGravio 

Want to learn more about the Hitchcock masterpiece? Check out these five video essays.

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Shot By Shot: The Opening Scene of ‘Rio Bravo’

By Will DiGravio 

The first minutes of ‘Rio Bravo’ are among the greatest in cinema history. Let’s break them down.

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‘They’ Review: A Flawed, Yet Promising Debut Feature

By Will DiGravio 

‘They’ tells the story of a fourteen-year-old’s exploration of their gender identity.