TORONTO - There's a definite increase of films by and about Palestinians being shown around the world, and several were shown at the Toronto International Film Festival this year.
The focus though is on the facts, such as the U.S. being the nearly most wealth-unequal country in the world.
In its 49th season, the Chicago International Film Festival is the longest-running competitive film festival in North America. With over 150 titles from over 50 countries, there is a wealth of films to choose from for any progressive viewer.
The Toronto International Film Festival kicked off another 10 day-run of amazing cinema Sept 5-15.
After recent excursions in Europe, Woody Allen has brought his filmmaking back home, with excellent results.
Another film feast for discerning viewers of progressive cinema has come to an end; here's the round up.
The group that has been consistently maligned since the days of silent star Rudolph Valentino's portrayal of The Sheik in 1921 are the Arabs. They have now become the caricature of the "terrorist."
Sci-fi is such a perfect microscope for examining contemporary problems!
If you have any interest at all in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, "The Gatekeepers" is essential viewing.
If you're tired of hearing about zombies...that's probably too bad. America's most popular monster shows no sign of shambling away quietly.