Articles tagged amos gitai

18 Sep 2007 // 10:59 PM

September 11

The shorts in this international, 9/11-inspired collection range from masterpieces to messes.

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8 Jul 2007 // 11:00 PM

Free Zone (2005)

After the initial early promise of its opening 15 minutes or so, the film resorts to spinning its wheels, then driving down dead-end alleys, and then plowing head-long into exactly the sort of heavy-handed didactic symbolism that gives me fits and has me reaching for the remote.

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9 May 2006 // 3:00 AM

Free Zone (2005)

The first shot of Amos Gitai's new film is arresting. Natalie Portman cries for eight minutes.

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28 Feb 2003 // 1:00 AM

Kedma (2002)

The many storytelling scenes show the limitations of words to reflect the refugees' horror and sorrow.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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