The Thorn in the Heart (L’épine dans le coeur)

The Best Independent / International Films of 2010 | 2 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

PopMatters launches our six-day look at 2010's best film, TV and DVDs by spotlighting the 25 best indie and international films of the year, highlighted by a host of superb documentaries, a stellar film from China and one of the finest works of "hillbilly noir" ever.


The Thorn in the Heart (L'épine dans le coeur) | 1 Apr 2010 // 11:08 PM

The film watches mother and son looking back, their interconnected but also disparate processes made visible in interviews, home movies, and reenactments.

//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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