'Midsommar' Offers a Vision of What Awaits Us After Society Collapses
Ari Aster isn't a political filmmaker—but his films are all the more disturbing when considered as previews of what could emerge after a political or climatic breakdown.
Keith Phipps is a freelance writer specializing in film, television, and other areas of pop culture. Formerly the editor of The Dissolve and The A.V. Club, he's contributed to the New York Times, Vulture, Slate, and many other publications. Keith lives in Chicago with his wife and daughter.