NGO workers entangled behind the lines of a combat zone during the final days of former Yugoslavia's warfare; Danes embroiled in Afghanistan.
A stirring montage of film clips, talking heads and still photos of one of the most dramatic movements in modern history.
Murrell paints a vivid, detailed picture of Aptheker's political life and for this he should be commended.
This is a slow-moving, deliberately paced character study of lovers whose sexual orientation challenges and threatens the status quo.
"Why did the drug war start and why does it continue and what happens if you choose a radically different policy?"
"I found this film to be an infinitely rewarding biopic that showed 'math is an art, not a science.' "
"Best of Enemies" succeeds without being partisan or overbearing. Its subject speaks for itself.
Anthony Lucero's fine film uses the framework of food film to deftly explore class, work, ethnicity, and sexism.
Its unidirectional drive makes it too predictable, although viewers will certainly laugh and enjoy themselves.
Whole libraries are dedicated to the study of Lincoln; Buhle's synopsis, reflecting all the warts and charm of his subject, might a good place to begin.