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Mank(2020): The Mirror Image of Citizen Kane

Source: Everett Collection

Recently David Fincher’s “Mank” made me very disappointed because there wasn’t enough Orson Welles in it, however the similarities of “Mank” (2020) and Citizen Kane (1941) were intentionally uncanny from the start. From it’s unique sound profile to its lush black and white cinematography to classic courier typewriting text, Mank is a love letter to the Golden Age of Hollywood and to one of it’s enigmatic…

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Francesco Filippazzo

Francesco Filippazzo

I write in metaphors a lot… Don’t take me too literal