For Colored Girls

The Best Female Film Performances of 2010 | 4 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

The ladies really lit up the big screen, delivering the kind of brilliant acting work that makes picking a mere 20 that much more difficult, let alone unearthing a clear number one.

The Guilty Pleasure Films of 2010 | 3 Jan 2011 // 3:00 PM

A collection of 10 films that make us feel bad for loving them so - though we can easily defend each and every one... we think.


'For Colored Girls': Dead Mice Fall From My Mouth | 5 Nov 2010 // 12:12 AM

Adapting Ntozake Shange's 1975 choreopoem, For Colored Girls is both too literal and surprisingly clueless.


Of Perry and Poetry | 4 Nov 2010 // 12:15 AM

For Colored Girls is strikingly different. It is obtuse, off-kilter, undeniably arresting and performed with a kind of acting gusto unseen in recent films. Everyone here is terrific, teary-eyed and true to the measure of Shange's words.

//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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