Cousins is a brilliant scholar with allegiance to working people, who are represented with respect throughout the entire series.
As long as the Israeli occupation of Palestinian land continues, there are films to bring us the truth. And they are getting better and growing in numbers.
Ultimately it's the people that make a city. There are still many good people in Detroit; many great activists and endless joys left in this embattled city.
The Traverse City Film Festival just completed its 8th season with an amazing array of over 200 films screened at seven theaters.
Our matinee audience, nearly a full house, laughed all the way through "Killer Joe," but it was nervous laughter.