Lynn Shelton
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The Best Independent / International Films of 2012
21 Jan 2013 // 4:10 PM

When you think outside the box, it's amazing how novel and inventive your thoughts become. Same applies in film. These examples of beyond the mainstream moviemaking shine as creative and experimental entertainments.

The Best Female Film Performances of 2012
6 Jan 2013 // 4:08 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.


'Your Sister's Sister': Handwringing and Yearning
14 Jun 2012 // 10:58 PM

For all the naturalism on display in Your Sister's Sister, nothing in it quite feels real.

My Effortless Brilliance
16 Nov 2009 // 3:00 PM

There is something deeply affirming in believing that saving a friendship is a worthy pursuit, even for stubborn adults who have a hard time articulating love and regret.

//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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