Raoul Peck
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The Best Films of 2016
15 Dec 2016 // 10:00 PM

PopMatters presents a list of the best films that surfaced in 2016 and impressed us with their cinematic visions of where we’ve been.

//Reviews

Rage Plus Time Equals Prophecy: 'I Am Not Your Negro'
7 Dec 2016 // 4:45 AM

James Baldwin’s requiem for three Civil Rights martyrs is also a letter addressed to future America and its “vast, unthinking, cruel white majority.”

James Baldwin's Resounding Words in 'I Am Not Your Negro'
16 Nov 2016 // 9:30 PM

As James Baldwin reminds us, "History is not the past, it is the present. We carry our history with us. We are our history."

//Blogs

'I Am Not Your Negro', in Wide Release Today, Is Endlessly Relevant and Particularly Urgent
3 Feb 2017 // 4:30 AM

As this documentary presents James Baldwin's resistance, we might now take heart in it and also borrow from it.

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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