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Weapons of Poetry and Images: On the Works of Pier Paolo Pasolini

Weapons of Poetry and Images: On the Works of Pier Paolo Pasolini

By Jordan Penney

17 Oct 2017 // 2:30 AM

A thread runs through Pasolini's artistic and political work for which he used various terms to identify the sacred, the mythic, the soul, and the spirit -- all strategies for appreciating life in even the most difficult circumstances. ...

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Slumgod Millionaire: On 'Nayakan', The Godfather of Indian Gangster Films

By Kumuthan Maderya

16 Oct 2017 // 2:29 AM

On revisiting Nayakan we are reminded that men become gods not as a sign of presumed cultural backwardness but because the modern nation-state has failed. ...

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//News

Ryan Gosling and Director Denis Villeneuve Don't Know How the World Will React to Blade Runner 2049>

For more than a year, 'Blade Runner 2049' director Denis Villeneuve and star Ryan Gosling have been working under the cover of CIA-level stealthiness....

'First They Killed My Father' Is Angelina Jolie's Most Personal Work Yet>

Kathryn Bigelow Sheds Fresh Light on the Tragedy of 'Detroit'>

Kathryn Bigelow Confronts Horrific Chapter of US history in Searing 'Detroit'>

//Mixed media
//Blogs

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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