Steven Silver
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Missed Movies of 2010, Part 1: 3 Idiots to Lebanon
30 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

In part one of our missed movies special feature, the staff looks at a wide variety of titles, from a creepy urban legend, a look at vampires, South African style, and the latest from greats like Mike Leigh and Robert Duvall, to documentaries of such famous (or perhaps, infamous) faces as Joan Rivers and Spalding Gray.


'The Bang Bang Club': Bang Bang Thud
28 Aug 2011 // 3:59 PM

Though not a complete disaster, The Bang Bang Club shows why some directors find it difficult to to transition between documentary and narrative film.

//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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