Articles tagged charles ferguson

‘Inside Job’ Is a Call to Arms

Treated almost like a crime story, Inside Job unveils a sordid world of the prosperous elite who take an almost unseemly pleasure in living lives of unscrupulous lavishness, with no regard to whom they harm.

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1 Sep 2008 // 8:00 AM

No End in Sight

Now that "the "surge is working" and the Bush Administration is again claiming foresight, expertise, and accomplishment, it seems a good time to re-see Charles Ferguson’s smart, meticulous documentary No End in Sight.

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13 Aug 2007 // 3:22 AM

Scholar’s first film captures Iraq

“I’ve wanted, semi-secretly, to make films for a long time,” confesses Charles Ferguson, the 52-year-old political-science scholar, information-technology author, and software developer. And a

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27 Jul 2007 // 1:31 AM

No End in Sight (2007)

Charles Ferguson's smart, meticulous documentary No End in Sight explains the first year in Iraq in detail, at once alarming and dismal.

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Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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