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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.

Performance Art: The Best Acting of 2007 - Female | 8 Jan 2008 // 3:00 PM

From the most sweetly nuanced performance of Jennifer Jason Leigh's career to Cate Blanchett's revelatory portrayal of Bob Dylan in I'm Not There, the women of 2007 were stellar.


Lust, Caution (Se, jie) | 4 Oct 2007 // 9:30 PM

The primary question in Lust, Caution (Se, jie) is: "What is real?"


Sex and violence are not always gratuitous, directors say | 11 Nov 2007 // 8:36 PM

What has more sex and violence than an episode of "The Jerry Springer Show"? The multiplex. You can pass through any neighborhood in America and

Ang Lee's 'Lust, Caution' has sense and sensuality | 3 Oct 2007 // 8:23 PM

NEW YORK -- Ang Lee remembers what it was like when he decided to make "Sense and Sensibility," his first English-language film. The condescension. The

//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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