Blade Runner 2049 links

I've taught the 1982 original (director's cut version) of Blade Runner multiple times in my science fiction class. It's always fun to go revisit Pauline Kael's scathing review of it. Also, I've been enjoying these links as suspense mounts for Blade Runner 2049.

---an excerpt from Future Noir: The Making of Blade Runner.

---Black Out 2022

---behind-the-scenes clips

---"What a Sequel 35 Years in the Making Can Tell Us about the Future of Sci-Fi" by Brian Rafferty

---"7 Thing You Need to Know" by Zack Scharf

---a Harrison Ford profile

---concerning Roger Deakins

---an interview with director Denis Villeneuve

---lastly, the film's creators discuss the sequel