Monday, July 30 2012
Whatever the social and political issues Brian Wood and Ricardo Burchielli, and their occasional collaborators, chose to examine through the DMZ series, those examinations were always grounded in and refracted through New York.
Sunday, January 3 2010
Nothing like spending New Year's Eve with couple of white guys pretending to be black guys during a war-time year worthy of blowing its own brains out.
Tuesday, July 14 2009
Thursday, April 30 2009
Wednesday, April 15 2009
Sunday, December 7 2008
Erra’s childish recounting of body parts that grow and those that don’t, including a count of her own lost baby teeth, is a rare moment where the narrator truly is only six.
Friday, December 5 2008
At the start of House of Saddam, the Iraqi leader watches George W. Bush announce the coming war on TV, looking into a reflection of his own end, born of hubris and deception and decades of disloyalties.
Sunday, August 24 2008
Monday, March 17 2008
Bronx-based Celtic punks Black 47 offer a weak, ineffectual Iraq war protest album.
Wednesday, July 18 2007
Though it seems casual, even random, Nice Bombs manages a consistently acute observation of tensions between troops and citizens, expectations and realities.