These Films Cannot Be Trusted, Part One: The President’s Analyst
“If I was a psychiatrist, which I am, I would say that I was turning into some sort of paranoid personality, which I am!” – Dr. Sidney Schaefer (James Coburn)
Join us for a film series exploring themes of surveillance, media manipulation, conspiracy, and more! Part One kicks off with The President’s Analyst, a mind-bending political satire steeped in paranoia, superspies, and communications surveillance that mirrors our own social media-addled world. Rafer Guzman, film critic for Newsday and WNYC’s The Takeaway, introduces the film with history and trivia.