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 // 4042 Articles
Blogs // 251 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

Owen Wilson Plays the Hapless American in 'No Escape' | 28 Aug 2015 // 4:12 AM

Again and again, No Escape shows that this is not how the clueless American planned for things to "work out", that he's a victim.

How Might 'Meru' Be Measured? | 26 Aug 2015 // 3:00 AM

Climbing Meru might be represented in a film, but even as it's shared here among the three climbers, each has his own version of what happened.

//Blogs

'Cartel Land' Is a Never-Ending Story | 21 Jul 2015 // 8:05 AM

Beautifully filmed and fiercely evocative, this first encounter in Cartel Land, now open in select US theaters, sets in motion any number of complications.

'Out in the Night': Visibility As Survival Strategy | 22 Jun 2015 // 8:03 AM

Out in the Night also argues for visibility, for being out, for claiming an identity and especially, the right to have that identity.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

// Sound Affects

""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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