Opinion

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-ItliongLarryChavezCeasermerge520x300.jpg

Cesar Chavez film is excellent addition to labor history

"Cesar Chavez" tells the important details of the life of the inspiring hero of labor and social justice for Chicanos. 

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-mumia-movie.jpg

Long Distance Revolutionary: A journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal

Mumia Abu Jamal is the subject of a new and informative documentary that focuses on his life and beliefs rather than his world famous case.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-tcff.jpg

Progressive cinema: “The Story of Film: An Odyssey”

Cousins is a brilliant scholar with allegiance to working people, who are represented with respect throughout the entire series.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-1reluctant.jpg

Progressive cinema at Traverse City: Focus on Middle East

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.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-1detropia.jpg

Progressive cinema: Spotlight on Detroit

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.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-tcff520x300.jpg

Progressive cinema: Occupy stars in Traverse City

The Occupy Wall Street movement was one of the main themes at Michigan's Traverse City Film Festival this year.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-traverse-city.jpg

Progressive cinema: Overview of 2012 Traverse City Film Festival

The Traverse City Film Festival just completed its 8th season with an amazing array of over 200 films screened at seven theaters.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-fateless.jpg

Movies you might have missed: “Fateless”

The capitalist industrialists of Nazi Germany were instrumental in the political rise and installation of Adolph Hitler as master of Germany.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-kjoe520x335.jpg

Movie audience laughs and cringes at “Killer Joe”

Our matinee audience, nearly a full house, laughed all the way through "Killer Joe," but it was nervous laughter.

assets/Uploads/_resampled/CroppedImage100100-the-first-rasta.jpg

Compelling documentaries: “The First Rasta” and “Marley”

Two films recently released to DVD provide a sweeping opportunity to learn more about Rastafari identity and culture.

1 2 3 4 59