Daniel Engelke

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Daniel Engelke is a freelance journalist, editor, and film director living in New York City. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree in film and video from Columbia College Chicago, with an emphasis in cinema studies.

Along with writing for The Upcoming, Daniel acts as editor for literary criticism blog Living with Literature and video hosting site Seminal Cinema Outfit. His work has been published in Film Monthly, Den of Geek, and Quarterly Review.

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    Junction 48

    Foreign movie aficionados cannot ignore the diverse film coming out of Israel...

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    National Bird

    Anti-war cinema over the last 20 years has focused on personal stories...

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    Keep Quiet

    There is a known paradox that says within any intense sentiment there is also...

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    Southwest of Salem

    The 90s is nearly 20 years old. Outspoken fears and hatred toward...

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    The Return

    The American penal system is known internationally to be harsh, and internally,...

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    Here Alone

    2014 saw a massive Ebola outbreak and 2016 has already seen the growth of the...

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    The Show of Shows

    The history of lost art is always intriguing: what once fascinated...

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    Though it’s now in cinders, the debate over allowing homosexuals in the...

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    It is difficult to overstate Hollywood’s impact on culture, especially in the...

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    Devil and the Deep Blue Sea

    “A death in the family” is one of the oldest...