Vadim Perelman
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Living the Dream: The Life Before Her Eyes
19 May 2008 // 5:00 PM

Kaisischke's grotesque images of the natural world remind me of Sylvia Plath. She is a master of highlighting the splendor and tragedy working side-by-side in everyday life.


The Life Before Her Eyes
21 Apr 2008 // 10:03 PM

Calling up collective fears and resentments, The Life Before Her Eyes offers a most prosaic moral framework.

House of Sand and Fog (2003)
17 Dec 2003 // 6:00 PM

Property is at the center of House of Sand and Fog.


'The Life Before Her Eyes' director shrugs off criticism
7 May 2008 // 9:30 PM

Filmmaker Vadim Perelman has endured critical slings and arrows in his work. He took some hits for his debut film, the somber, meditative and Oscar-nominated

//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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