Cynthia Fuchs
PopMatters Film and TV Editor

Cynthia Fuchs is director of Film & Media Studies and Associate Professor of English, Film & Video Studies, African and African American Studies, Sport & American Culture, and Women and Gender Studies at George Mason University.

Features // 151 Articles
Reviews // 4157 Articles
Blogs // 256 Articles
//Features

The 10 Best of ESPN's 30 for 30 | 2 Jan 2015 // 4:07 AM

On the occasion of 30 for 30's fifth anniversary, ESPN Films has released a 100-Film Gift Set. And on that occasion, a list of the 10 best 30 for 30 films.. so far.

The Best Documentaries of 2014 | 31 Dec 2014 // 9:06 PM

As the best of 2014's documentaries find new ways to tell stories, they are also the year's best films.

//Reviews

'Maudie' Explores How Art Can Come From the Most Unlikely Places | 19 Jun 2017 // 3:30 AM

Sally Hawkins lifts her complex role with a graceful energy, helped by Maudie's visual approach, which is sometimes delicately impressionistic and sometimes more artisanal.

'Megan Leavey': The Story of a Dog and His Girl | 9 Jun 2017 // 6:00 AM

Megan Leavey is not interested in the Iraq war as such. What it offers instead is the story of her journey, heartfelt and well-acted, but never surprising.

//Blogs

On Truth and Dark Turns in 'Tickled' | 21 Feb 2017 // 4:00 AM

The tickling wormhole seems to be getting deeper...

'I Am Not Your Negro', in Wide Release Today, Is Endlessly Relevant and Particularly Urgent | 3 Feb 2017 // 4:30 AM

As this documentary presents James Baldwin's resistance, we might now take heart in it and also borrow from it.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

The Moving Pixels Podcast Discusses 'Tales from the Borderlands Episode 2'

// Moving Pixels

"Our foray into the adventure-game-style version of the Borderlands continues.

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