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Monday, January 21 2013

The Best Independent / International Films of 2012

When you think outside the box, it's amazing how novel and inventive your thoughts become. Same applies in film. These examples of beyond the mainstream moviemaking shine as creative and experimental entertainments.

Monday, September 3 2012

The 2012 PopMatters Fall Film Preview - Part 1: September

Things start off scattered and suspicious as some summer leftovers battle the brilliance of a select few for fine filmmaking recognition.


Sunday, September 30 2012

When the Safety Net Is Stretched Too Thin: 'The Waiting Room'

Every day and night, patients wait. They're expectant and frustrated, earnest and afraid, a complex jumble of feelings the film makes almost painfully accessible.

Monday, June 18 2012

Silverdocs 2012: 'Vol Spécial' and 'The Waiting Room'

Two remarkable documentaries, Special Flight and The Waiting Room, show how hard it is to wait, as subjects face uncertain futures, full of dread, hoping against hope that something will change, knowing they have no say in what happens next.

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