Amir Bar-Lev
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The Best Films of 2010
11 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

Among this year's winners include a fake documentary, a comedy about Jihad, a vampire story NOT dealing with tacky tween romance, a haunting hillbilly noir, and an elegant tale about clones. Not necessarily the usual cinematic suspects.

The Best Big Screen Eye Candy of 2007
3 Jan 2008 // 2:59 PM

When flipping through my mental catalog of the year's films, certain scenes stand out. This past year offered a veritable feast of visual goodies.


DOC NYC 2014: ‘Salad Days’ + ‘Happy Valley’
14 Nov 2014 // 5:00 AM

Both Salad Days and Happy Valley conclude leaving as many questions as they ask during their runtimes.

'The Tillman Story': Tragedy Turned Into a Recruiting Poster
2 Feb 2011 // 3:00 PM

The Tillman Story exposes the insidious machinery that turns accidents of war into myths justifying America’s military interventions abroad.


War and Misrememberance: 'The Tillman Story'
22 Oct 2010 // 6:00 AM

This is the kind of movie that makes you mad, that angers you in a way that's fundamental to your place within a democracy.


Filmmaker's 'Paint' plumbs truth behind kid's art
15 Oct 2007 // 2:52 AM

SAN FRANCISCO - In September 2004, "My Kid Could Paint That" director Amir Bar-Lev stepped, somewhat gingerly, into the media frenzy surrounding a 4-year-old art prodigy

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Moving Pixels Podcast: The Best Games of 2016

// Moving Pixels

"The Moving Pixels Podcast counts down our top five games of 2016.

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