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In Defense of Errol Morris's 'Standard Operating Procedure'

Morris knows how our own projections have been weaponized against both those in the Abu Ghraib photos and ourselves as the public consuming the photos, obfuscating the standard operating procedure of the title.

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On Truth and Lies and the Full Frame Film Festival 2011

Jyllian Gunther, Isaac Miller, Kevin Greer, Amy Carroll
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Standard operating Procedure

As with all his work, Morris approaches his subjects like a hawk, circling his prey, darting in here and there, tearing off a piece.

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Standard Operating Procedure

Errol Morris' new documentary, Standard Operating Procedure, remembers the pictures' effects -- the shock, the outrage, and the anger that greeted their release.

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The Errol Morris DVD Collection (2005) - PopMatters Film Review )

Errol Morris' documentaries are strange, perfect journeys.

Cynthia Fuchs
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The Fog of War: Eleven Lessons of Robert S. McNamara (2003) - PopMatters Film Review )

It is a most provocative, potent, and important film. And as the current war against and occupation of Iraq continue, the film looms like a kind of shadow, an increasingly alarming cautionary tale.

Cynthia Fuchs
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The Meaning of Life? Ask the Mole-Rat in 'Fast, Cheap & Out of Control'

Ask the mole rat about the egomaniacal pursuit of what some in the military call 'command and control'.

Scott Thill
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