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American film critic, filmmaker, and independent scholar andrew grossman examines the enduring and often enigmatic vision of johnnie to of masculinity , the performance of genre, and the ways in which audiences respond to genre conventionalities, especially when generic rules are violated though. Australian documentary maker damon gameau cracks open the refined sugars hidden in so-called 'healthy' packaged food in a gonzo activist mission to map his own mental and physical disintegration.