Brett Morgen
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The 10 Best of ESPN's 30 for 30
2 Jan 2015 // 3:07 AM

On the occasion of 30 for 30's fifth anniversary, ESPN Films has released a 100-Film Gift Set. And on that occasion, a list of the 10 best 30 for 30 films.. so far.


'June 17, 1994': You Just Can't Believe That Reality Is Real
16 Jun 2010 // 9:41 PM

June 17, 1994 tells a story of how TV shapes memory and history, and it tells it brilliantly.

Chicago 10
14 Oct 2008 // 5:00 PM

Where is our Chicago Ten? Where are our “conspirators”? Is Obama really supposed to fix everything? Can we really pretend that things are still getting better all the time?


'Montage of Heck' Reveals Unseen Sides of Kurt Cobain
24 Apr 2015 // 4:04 AM

Cobain’s witty self-awareness is one of many new and heartrending sides of him brought to light in Brett Morgen’s new HBO documentary, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck.

'Chicago 10' director sees echoes of the present in the antiwar clashes of the past
17 Mar 2008 // 12:19 AM

Brett Morgen makes no apologies for breaking the Ken Burns mold with his animated, deliberately anachronistic docu-cartoon "Chicago 10." In fact, he says that anyone who

//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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