Frederick Wiseman
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The Best Documentaries of 2014
31 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

As the best of 2014's documentaries find new ways to tell stories, they are also the year's best films.

The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.


'In Jackson Heights' Depicts Modern Immigration and Life in the Crosshairs of Gentrification
12 Nov 2015 // 2:00 AM

Frederick Wiseman’s immersive portrait of this immigrant neighborhood doesn’t just celebrate the melting pot, it shows that the dream is vulnerable, too.

'National Gallery': Frederick Wiseman Looks at How We Look at Art
16 Dec 2014 // 3:30 AM

Within three minutes, the film connects stories across time as told by painters and observers and those who work in London's National Gallery.


'At Berkeley' is mind walk through university, its fiscal issue
18 Nov 2013 // 6:30 AM

Master documentarian Frederick Wiseman makes his films his way, and the way he makes them is reflected in how we experience them.

//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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