Thursday, March 29 2007
With a new documentary and the aid of System of a Down, Garapedian tries to get the world talking about genocide.
Wednesday, January 10 2007
While the movie has been termed a "docudrama" for its mix of reenactments, interviews, and archival news footage, it is not nearly so easy or easygoing about "truth" as such a label suggests. The film's complex form corresponds to its story, in the sense that "truth" is precisely what troubles it.
Thursday, November 30 2006
A meditation on chaos and coping, the documentary keeps its focus intently on Iraqis.
Sunday, November 19 2006
Still, and to their credit, the Chicks will not shut up.
Thursday, July 28 2005
Director Hayder Mousa Daffar had a dream, to make a documentary about his Iraq. Not, he says, the Iraq that he sees 'on the internet, on the news... bombs and explosions', but a country where people lived, and survived, and aspired for more.
Thursday, January 8 2004
The real villain, as Power Trip portrays it, is the corrupt Georgian government, led at the time by Eduard Shevardnadze.