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Betsy Kim

Betsy Kim is a writer, living in New York City.


Wednesday, November 7 2012

50th New York Film Festival: 'Flight' - 14 October 2012

Flight asks whether truth should ever be weighed against justice. If so, where would integrity lie in this balance?

Sunday, October 21 2012

You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet : 2 October 2012 - New York City

In You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet at the New York Film Festival, the 90-year-old French film maker Alain Resnais asks "Will I leave behind something of significance and relevance when I die?"

Tuesday, August 14 2012

Jesus Christ Superstar: 1 July 2012 - New York

When I left the Neil Simon Theatre with my 21st century perspective, I asked, "Is Jesus Christ Superstar anti-Semitic?" If so, can there be any telling of the New Testament that is not anti-Semitic?

Tuesday, June 12 2012

Tribeca Film Festival 2012: 'Mansome' + 'Knife Fight'

Mansome and Knife Fight make their premieres at the 2012 Tribeca Film Festival.

Monday, May 21 2012

Tribeca Film Festival 2012: 'The List' World Premiere

Beth Murphy's documentary The List reminds us that true Americans come from all corners of the world -- including Iraq.


Thursday, May 24 2012

Bat Out of Hell, Hell in a Handbasket: An Interview with Meat Loaf

Upon the release of Hell in a Handbasket, the classic rock icon opens up about fame, faith, and his fears about the world.

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