Friday, May 27 2011
The controversy surrounding A Serbian Film is symptomatic of an ominous development in the horror genre's combative relationship with the censors.
Sunday, December 11 2011
Like any good, divisive movie, A Serbian Film has been banned, censored, and edited. But as often as it has been reviled, condemned, and decried for its explicit sexual violence, it has also been praised and celebrated.
Friday, November 4 2011
The political overtones are clear; people on the precipice can be pushed over the edge when hope is replaced by the inevitable sadism of state-sponsored cruelty and torture.
Tuesday, May 17 2011
No one is suggesting its 'right', but A Serbian Film is not a crime. "Art" -- and the debate over same -- never is.
Monday, December 27 2010
Ten films from beyond the norm, each one making 2010 that much more memorable. Here's hoping this list inspires you to seek out the weird and the wild, beginning with a cartoon that is as far from kiddie fodder as possible...