Jonathan Pageau

I am creating youtube videos exploring symbolism in religion, art as well as in general and popular culture. I explore the patterns which underlie our experience of the world, how these patterns emerge and come together, and how they are glimpses of something more.

Latest Video
The Joker and Cancel Culture

Video Essays

Pitch Box

The Pitch Box is a open call for you to pitch an idea you have for a video essay. Interested in the way Kubrick uses color in A Clockwork Orange or how to use dialogue in an opening scene? Tell us what you want to see.

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Our goal is to get your pitches made, either by creators or as 8hours original content, coming soon to our site.

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