Mike Pisacano

Mike is a contributing writer for Before the Cyborgs. A journalism graduate from SUNY Purchase, he has a passion for watching films and writing criticism. Follow him on Letterboxd (mike_pisacano) where you can keep track of his film watching habits

Recent articles

Review: Joker (2019)

Joker overcomes narrative missteps and delivers an ambitious, nihilistic exploration of the titular character

[NYFF Review]: Varda By Agnes

A fitting swan song for the legendary Agnes Varda. Varda By Agnes much like the director herself offers inspiration and wisdom to those who seek it

[EIFF Review]: Before You Know It

Hannah Pearl Utt may not have crafted the proverbial "home run" as a first time director, but shows with Before You Know It, that it may be on the way.

[NYFF Review]: Parasite

Bong Joon Ho brings his singular mastery home to Korea in this pitch-black modern fairytale.

Review: Judy (2019)

JUDY IS A MELANCHOLIC AND POIGNANT REMEMBRANCE OF A HOLLYWOOD ICON

Review: Ad Astra

Ad Astra is a contemplative emotionally mature science fiction spectacle that doesn’t trust us enough to understand its own intelligence

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