Jesse Moss
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Best Complexities in 2008
15 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

The most remarkable films of 2008 were small, smart, and complicated. While they're surely worth seeking out for their own pleasures, they also represent the sort of movies that will find theatrical releases even harder to manage in the shrinking economy.


Full Battle Rattle
8 Jul 2008 // 8:00 PM

In Full Battle Rattle, the Iraq Simulation and the war are both real and not real, confusing, painful, and horrific, for the refugees working as role players.

Con Man (2006)
2 Nov 2006 // 2:00 PM

Con Man: The True Story Of An Ivy League Imposter is as incomplete and ambiguous as Hogue was elliptical.

//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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