Cary Fukunaga
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The Celestial Railroad: Shifting Debates on the Immigrant Experience in 'Sin Nombre'
26 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM

Illegal immigration is a hotly contested topic in American society and politics. Sin Nombre opens up important questions about migration that documentaries often ignore: there is no such monolithic category as "the immigrant", and migration is not solely an economic decision.


I am (Gothic) Woman, Hear Me (Meekly) Roar!: 'Jane Eyre' (2011)
8 Apr 2011 // 6:00 AM

While it may not be fair to disrespect a film for being forged out of well worn facets, this latest Jane Eyre can't help but suffer. It's not a failure, it's just not a revelation worthy of a revisit.


Netflix Is Challenging the Big Theater Chains With Its 'Beasts of No Nation' Opening
17 Aug 2015 // 4:15 AM

Netflix continues to make inroads in the movie space.

‘Sin Nombre' director set out to depict a different type of illegal-immigration story
30 Apr 2009 // 12:35 AM

It was a horrific image in the modern immigration saga - May 15, 2003, 19 immigrants left locked in a truck trailer in Victoria, Texas, died. "That got

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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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