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The Best Independent / International Films of 2010
2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.
Everything Gets Pulled into Question: Interview with Chico Colvard
18 Nov 2010 // 8:30 PM
Filmmaker Chico Colvard talks about his memories, his award-winning documentary (Family Affair) -- opening this Friday at the Quad -- and the whiteness of the independent film community.
'Family Affair': So They Can Have This Moment
12 Aug 2010 // 11:52 PM
Family Affair doesn't judge the horrors that shape Chico Colvard's family. Instead, it wonders at their trauma and celebrates their survival. Sort of.
14 Apr 2010 // 12:00 AM
Chico Colvard's film -- profound, subtle, and relentless -- is premised on questions. He asks repeatedly how his sisters have come to forgive their abuser.
Extraordinary Doc 'Family Affair' on OWN on 1 March
29 Feb 2012 // 10:30 PM
Chico Colvard's documentary, Family Affair considers how kids are kids -- and specifically, how kids survive terrible situations.