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55th New York Film Festival

After the big swing of film festivals in September (Venice, Toronto, Telluride…) the movie circus set foot in New York at the Lincoln Center for the 55th New York Film Festival. 301 more words

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New York Film Festival: "Hall of Mirrors" (2017) ★★★★★

The most innocent looking person could often be the guiltiest one. Those with childishly innocent faces are often capable to fool us more easily. I might be wrong, but I have always tried to avoid expressing any opinion about Edward Snowden and his actions. 465 more words

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'Hall of Mirrors': Edward Jay Epstein on the Trail of Edward Snowden

From the Kennedy Assassination to Edward Snowden, Edward Jay Epstein has built a career out of challenging the conventional wisdom. The author of several seminal works of investigative journalism is the subject of an arresting new documentary, “Hall of Mirrors,” which premiered at the New York Film Festival this month. 785 more words


New York Film Festival Review: "Mudbound"

We are all human and thus we know what it is to be sad and to cry. Movies are able to elicit tears by pressing certain buttons and Dee Rees’ “Mudbound” is excellent at knowing just how to push those buttons. 873 more words


New York Film Festival Review: "A Gentle Night" (2017) ★★★★★

The number of disappeared people keeps growing day by day. Those numbers are even more alarming when it comes to kids being kidnapped after school. So many reasons cause such disappearances, and among them – family matters. 218 more words

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New York Film Festival Review: "The Square" (2017) ★★★★★

What do we do in our daily lives? Do we care about our actions and do we try to contribute to our society through those actions or by being responsible citizens? 752 more words

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Amazon Cancels Red Carpet for Woody Allen's 'Wonder Wheel' Premiere

Woody Allen’s new film “Wonder Wheel” is getting a quieter kickoff after the film’s distributor, Amazon Studios, has cancelled its Saturday night New York Film Festival red carpet.  232 more words