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Features

Monday, January 21 2013

The Best Independent / International Films of 2012

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.


Reviews

Thursday, June 14 2012

A Superb Meditation on Life and Death: 'El Velador'

Natalia Almada's superb El Velador (The Night Watchman) shows the labor of death, the construction and care of mausoleums, the difficulty of living with loss.


Monday, July 19 2010

'POV: El General': We Love the Dead

Mixing mythic memories with present-day verité, El General considers how history is made, in gaps between aspirations and effects. The result is a remarkable documentary, provocative and impressionistic, based on questions rather than assertions.


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