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Thursday, September 23 2004

Carandiru (2003)

Carandiru is about how stories are told, what they mean to different listeners, how they create identities and communities.


Wednesday, September 15 2004

Man on Fire (2004)

Tony Scott enthuses, 'I had such a brilliant smorgasbord of really odd, strange personalities and different looks.'"


Thursday, June 3 2004

Carandiru (2003)

The camera deposits you inside the notoriously overcrowded and treacherous São Paulo prison, where two inmates argue over one's right to slit the other's throat.


Friday, April 23 2004

Man on Fire (2004)

Man on Fire means to distress. Punctuated by mobile subtitles and assaultive editing, the movie underlines the daily threat of living in places where kidnapping is a sort of business, organized and ongoing.


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