Juan Antonio Bayona
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The Best Female Film Performances of 2012
6 Jan 2013 // 5:08 PM

From a precocious young girl bravely battling the elements to much older women waging war with their own demons, 2012 was a standout year for actresses, with these being some of the very, very best.

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 4: December
10 Sep 2012 // 6:12 PM

The final players in the possible Awards Season set-up come to play, and there's plenty to look forward to, including the latest from Quentin Tarantino.

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'The Impossible': A Family Swept Up in a Tsunami
21 Dec 2012 // 1:30 AM

The family in this visceral look at the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami is swept along by chaotic tides, grasping at bits of sanity like flotsam.

The Orphanage (El Orfanato)
27 Apr 2008 // 6:00 PM

One would think the whole 'spooky child' setup would have run its course, but this film finds a few new wrinkles to explore.

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A Chat with José González at Newport Folk Festival

// Notes from the Road

"José González's sets during Newport Folk Festival weren't on his birthday (that is today) but each looked to be a special intimate performance.

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