A Better Life

Ethical Backbone: An Interview with 'A Better Life' Director Chris Weitz | 20 Jul 2011 // 4:00 PM

"The moment that you turn a camera on to a situation that is politically charged at all," Chris Weitz says,"Your film is going to be politicized in the minds of the people who watch it. And that’s okay."

Summer Movie Preview: June 2011 | 2 May 2011 // 4:00 PM

The return of everyone's favorite mutants, the arrival of an intergalactic peacekeeper, and some guy with a bunch of birds marks June's idea of sunny Summer fun.


'A Better Life': I Keep My Head Down | 14 Jul 2011 // 10:18 PM

In A Better Life, Carlos' feelings of dislocation raise questions concerning the definition of "home."

//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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