Tuesday, October 15 2013
Capturing the Friedmans resonates in multiple ways, posing questions about truth, evidence, storytelling, and the improprieties of legal systems.
Monday, March 28 2011
Many directors fudge true stories by introducing made-up or re-imagined material for effect; Andrew Jarecki fudges his fictional work by basically making it as true and accurate as possible.
Friday, December 3 2010
Ryan Gosling plays the suspected murderer, and it’s in his heavy-lidded, impenetrable stare and reluctant voice that the film finds its unsteady anchor.
Wednesday, June 18 2003
The film bravely turns in on itself resolving nothing, and capturing less.
Wednesday, December 1 2010
NEW YORK — Andrew Jarecki has identity issues: Wherever the entrepreneur turned filmmaker points his cameras, he unearths people acting as if they were someone else.