Jeffrey Bloomer
Jeffrey Bloomer

Jeffrey Bloomer is Slate's senior video producer.

Movies
Oct. 20 2017 11:04 AMBPM Is a Tragically, Thrillingly Human Look at How to Survive a PlagueThe Grand Prix winner from this year’s Cannes Film Festival is a cinematic memoir about ACT UP that transcends the facts of history.
Brow Beat
Oct. 11 2017 3:04 PMHow American Horror Story: Cult Edited Its Brutal Mass Shooting Scene
Outward
Sept. 18 2017 3:51 PMShould a Straight Woman Make Gay Male Films? The Director of Beach Rats Says Yes.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
Aug. 16 2017 9:51 AMDid You Hear the One About Muslims Who Tell Profane Jokes About Islam?I went to see R-rated Muslim comics perform, and they taught me something about free speech.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 2:00 PMThe Real Secret of Ramadan in AmericaWhy the holy month is more profound for me here than anywhere else in the world.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 10:33 AMWho’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?My whole life, people have feared me for being Muslim. Now I’m confronting those fears where they live—in the alt-right and in my own community.
Movies
May 25 2017 2:47 PMPirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No TalesGod help me, I still like this franchise.
Brow Beat
May 3 2017 8:05 PMThe Insane Plot of Twin Peaks, in One Three-Minute Video
Brow Beat
April 18 2017 5:30 AMHow The Lost City of Z Achieved the Impossible: Aging Makeup That’s Not Terrible
Brow Beat
March 24 2017 7:33 AMTwo Former Power Rangers Kids See the New Reboot (and Kind of Love It)
Movies
March 10 2017 1:31 PMRawThe French cannibal sex movie to end all French cannibal sex movies.
Brow Beat
Feb. 6 2017 7:33 AMWhy Fifty Shades’ New Director Is the Schlockmeister the Franchise Needs and Deserves
Movies
Jan. 20 2017 10:30 AMM. Night Shyamalan’s SplitSurprise! It isn’t twisty enough.
Brow Beat
Nov. 28 2016 9:18 AMJ.K. Rowling’s Fantastic Beasts Flirts With Gay Allegory. Its Sequels Should Go All the Way.
Normal
Oct. 19 2016 3:47 PMGo Ahead, Wear the Same Thing Every Day
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
Oct. 13 2017 10:43 AMSharia Has Come to TexasFox News and Breitbart claimed a rogue court was enforcing Islamic law in America. So I went to see it for myself.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
Sept. 21 2017 12:09 PMPeople Have Always Feared I’ll Become a RadicalWhen I met someone who actually did, I realized how America pushes young Muslims to the edge.
Brow Beat
Sept. 11 2017 8:03 AMMike White on Making His Life Experience Into a Horror Movie and Why There’s No Enlightened Movie
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
July 18 2017 9:57 AMWearing a Hijab Is Complicated. So Is Deciding to Take One Off.My immigrant mother and her doctor daughter show how hard it can be.
Who’s Afraid of Aymann Ismail?
June 29 2017 12:00 PMI’m Muslim, and I Want to Confront Homophobia at HomeI started by visiting a gay, alt-right activist who demonizes Islam.
Brow Beat
June 9 2017 8:03 AMThe Writer-Director of It Comes at Night on What to Make of the Movie’s Ambiguous Ending
Brow Beat
May 19 2017 7:33 AMAlien: Covenant’s Exclusively Gay Moment Isn’t the One They Teased. It’s Much More Glorious.
Outward
April 28 2017 3:08 PMHow the Furious Gay Backlash to Silence of the Lambs Changed Jonathan Demme
Movies
April 4 2017 2:39 PMMonster MishmashAnne Hathaway’s Colossal is a mongrel of a monster movie, and that’s what makes it great.
Brow Beat
March 22 2017 11:47 AMAn Exclusively Gay Breakdown of Beauty and the Beast’s Would-Be Queer Moment
Outward
March 7 2017 8:37 AMNo, Gay and Trans Audiences Are Not “Failing Their Movement” for Ignoring When We Rise
Brow Beat
Jan. 26 2017 2:07 PMMary Tyler Moore’s Signature Funny Cry Was One of Her Greatest Comedic Gifts
Open Source Holiday
Dec. 23 2016 9:00 AMIt’s Time We Started Being Honest About Our Reactions to Gifts
Brow Beat
Nov. 23 2016 7:33 AMPaul Verhoeven on Elle, Satirizing Trump, and Why He Depicts So Much Violence Against Women
Culturebox
Sept. 21 2016 1:03 PMThe Dark Prophecy of By the SeaBrad and Angelina’s gloomy relationship drama is proof of why it’s always a bad idea for mega-celebrity couples to star in a movie together.

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