Pi is a film that completely sums up a certain aesthetic to me. ย Having a brother seven years my senior, I was introduced to a lot of popular culture at a young age that I otherwise might not have come into contact with. ย A prime example of that,ย Pi is fully representative to me of the hazy University bedroom i’d visit at summer, and the beckoning walls of intriguing DVDs and CDs that enthralled me with each jaunt. ย At that age I really believed the film’s strained mathematics, while utterly missing the philosophical depth within. ย As I’ve gotten older, that dichotomy has switched – something I consider further proof of the movie’s brilliance.…   [continue reading]