4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days

Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008 | 14 Jan 2009 // 2:00 PM

With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.

All Around the World: The Best International/Indie Films of 2007 | 9 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

Beginning and ending with the superlative filmmaking of Jia Zhang-ke, traversing the nooks and crannies of the globe, PopMatters presents the 20 best international and indie films of 2007.


4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days | 13 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

A masterpiece of modern cinema that deserves not only to be watched and appreciated, but also studied for years to come.

4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days | 4 Feb 2008 // 8:36 PM

The clock is ticking in the very first moment of 4 Months, 3 Weeks and 2 Days. It's Romania, 1987, and time is running down.

//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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