Steve James
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Reviews // 8 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The 10 Best of ESPN's 30 for 30
2 Jan 2015 // 3:07 AM

On the occasion of 30 for 30's fifth anniversary, ESPN Films has released a 100-Film Gift Set. And on that occasion, a list of the 10 best 30 for 30 films.. so far.

The Best Documentaries of 2014
31 Dec 2014 // 8:06 PM

As the best of 2014's documentaries find new ways to tell stories, they are also the year's best films.

//Reviews

If He Were Still With Us, 'Life Itself' Would Be Worthy of Roger Ebert's Praise
9 Apr 2015 // 8:10 PM

Ebert never lived to see the finished product, but it's not a stretch at all to imagine what kind of score Siskel & Ebert would have given it had they the chance: two thumbs up.

Roger Ebert and Steve James Define and Transcend the Documentary Form in 'Life Itself'
16 Jan 2015 // 7:14 AM

The insights of the late, great Roger Ebert shed light on how documentaries fit in the film world, as well as the myopic processes of Oscar voting.

//Blogs

'The Interrupters' Opens in Select Theaters on 29 July
28 Jul 2011 // 11:40 PM

"The block is quiet," remembers Ameena Matthews, "And I'm looking down the street, and here come the sisters of the guy that got his tooth

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

// Short Ends and Leader

"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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