Monday, September 1 2008
The fact that Aurora incarnates some extreme other possibility -- be it "light" or darkness, miraculous birth or genocide -- makes her one more "mother of the future."
Wednesday, August 27 2008
Sunday, May 13 2007
There is a thin line between acceptance and prejudice; and an easy tilt to the balance, from love to hate.
Friday, December 23 2005
Munich is about the shifting meaning the city's name took on after that dire moment in 1972, the shorthand it became for survivors, historians, and avengers.
Thursday, November 20 2003
Chloe reminds her of the implacably smug logic of the sane, as they judge the insane: 'If you're here, it must mean that you belong.'"
Friday, February 28 2003
'Amen', like 'Blind Spot', considers atrocity by examining the real burden of abiding with it long after the fact.
Thursday, January 31 2002
. . . a mildly enjoyable film, offering some giggles and even a few shocking revelations.