Amos Gitai
Reviews // 3 Articles

Free Zone (2005)
8 Jul 2007 // 5:00 PM

After the initial early promise of its opening 15 minutes or so, the film resorts to spinning its wheels, then driving down dead-end alleys, and then plowing head-long into exactly the sort of heavy-handed didactic symbolism that gives me fits and has me reaching for the remote.

Free Zone (2005)
8 May 2006 // 9:00 PM

The first shot of Amos Gitai's new film is arresting. Natalie Portman cries for eight minutes.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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