Rory Kennedy
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The Best Films of 2014
29 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

Spanning a Truffaut-indebted magnum opus to a comeback vehicle for Michael Keaton, this collection of films is an eclectic representation of 2014's best.

Rory Kennedy Reveals the Ghosts of Abu Ghraib
12 Jun 2007 // 4:59 PM

Kennedy's film provides a history of the Abu Ghraib scandal and places the events that took place there within the context of the Bush administration's attempt to redefine torture.


'Last Days of Vietnam' Reveals the Lessons Still Unlearned
15 Sep 2014 // 3:00 AM

In Last Days in Vietnam, archival footage is both thrilling and heartbreaking, at once emblematic of the broader saga of so many mistakes set against so many heroic efforts.

'Ethel': Living History with the Kennedys
17 Oct 2012 // 11:10 PM

The documentary follows Ethel Kennedy's lead in not probing the many tragedies she endured, or her feelings about them.

//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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