Amos Gitai
Reviews // 3 Articles

Free Zone (2005)
8 Jul 2007 // 6:00 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 // 10:00 PM

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

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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