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Waltz with Bashir (Vals Im Bashir)

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Thursday, January 15 2009

Best Complexities in 2008

The most remarkable films of 2008 were small, smart, and complicated. While they're surely worth seeking out for their own pleasures, they also represent the sort of movies that will find theatrical releases even harder to manage in the shrinking economy.


Wednesday, January 14 2009

Outside the Lines - The Top 20 International/Indie Films of 2008

With many indie/international films receiving more and more mainstream approval from unfamiliar audiences, many of the titles here could be considered part of the overall 2008 Best Of. But their individuality and multicultural appeal keep them a quality concept apart.


Reviews

Thursday, January 22 2009

Waltz with Bashir (Vals Im Bashir)

As Waltz with Bashir makes visible its distrust of imperfect history and daunting memory, it insists on their necessity.


Blogs

Thursday, January 29 2009

This 'Waltz' is a Disturbing Dance with Death

It's an exercise in memory, an attempt to recall the unfathomable and unimaginable. It's animation taking the place of atrocity, the literal spoils of war


News

Wednesday, January 28 2009

A painful, personal dance in ‘Waltz With Bashir'

Every lawyer knows eyewitnesses are the most fallible authorities in reconstructing past events. Even if they filter self-serving interpretations and prejudices out of their testimony,


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