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A Futuristic History Tour at the Shanghai Film Museum

High-tech installations and interactive touch screens transform Shanghai’s movie history into a futuristic experience.

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Extra! The News Comedy

August 26, 2014
NOTHING SACRED

Diminished standards, ethical bankruptcy, the easy propagation of mistruths—unique to modern journalism? Let’s consider the history.

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Grade-Z and Loving It: Amir Shervan

August 25, 2014 | 4 Comments
SAMURAI COP

There’s more of the excavated Amir Shervan on the way, and bad-movie fans should be waiting with bated breath.

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Black, White: OTOMO and Ferguson

August 24, 2014
OTOMO

Though OTOMO’s story took place more than two decades ago, the film paints a portrait that feels contemporary: a city divided by rampant racism and xenophobia on one hand, and tolerance on the other.

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Ira Sachs and a Love Apart

August 22, 2014

There’s nothing strange about Ira Sachs’ warmly embraced love-in-times-of-trouble film.

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Filmwax Radio: Ira Sachs’ on LOVE IS STRANGE

August 22, 2014
LOVE IS STRANGE

On forced separations, personal revelations and political ramifications.

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Sowing the Seeds of KANE: Orson Welles’ TOO MUCH JOHNSON

August 21, 2014
TOO MUCH JOHNSON

Lost, found and refurbished, TOO MUCH JOHNSON reveals a young Orson Welles familiarizing himself with the techniques that would eventually turn Hollywood filmmaking upside down.

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Rediscovery: Orson Welles’ TOO MUCH JOHNSON

August 21, 2014
TOO MUCH JOHNSON

Once thought lost, now found—and re-presented—TOO MUCH JOHNSON is funny, clever, cheeky, inventive and genuinely accomplished.

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Democracy, Dictatorship and Argentine Film

August 20, 2014
THE PRIZE

The end of state violence and return of democracy represented but a first step in rehabilitating Argentine politics.

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The ABCs of TROUBLE EVERY DAY

August 19, 2014
TROUBLE EVERY DAY

Sex, love and death: Leave it to Denis to make the conventional challenging.

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CONTRABAND and Propaganda

August 18, 2014

Seen today, of course, CONTRABAND is hardly a call to arms. But its propagandistic thrust may account for the vigor of its action.

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The Edit: Dancing to the Same Tune

August 17, 2014
CONTRABAND

Editing to music and the editor-auteur collaboration in Michael Powell and Claire Denis’ films.

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WE ARE MARI PEPA: New Life for the Coming-of-Age Genre

August 16, 2014
WE ARE MARI PEPA

An acutely detailed charmer whose punk scowl belies a pop-at-heart sensibility, WE ARE MARI PEPA sings a new song.