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Hiroshima Mon Amour

Filming Killing: 'Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait' by Ossama Mohammed and Wiam Simav Bedirxan

Karin Badt | Posted 01.22.2015 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

It is a shocking film: Ossama Mohammed and Wiam Simav Bedixan's Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait, featuring the footage of the ongoing killing going on in Syria, filmed by the people struck by and in the middle of the violence, on their cell-phones.

Hiroshima Mon Amour

Francis Levy | Posted 01.10.2015 | Arts
Francis Levy

Hiroshima constitutes a powerful diptych dealing with both the trauma of war and the trauma of life.

Je t'aime, je t'aime

Francis Levy | Posted 05.17.2014 | Arts
Francis Levy

The French love memory. Proust's masterpiece was A La Recherche du Temps Perdu, In Search of Lost Time or The Remembrance of Things Past, as it's mos...

Cinema and Eulogia: Alain Resnais, 1922 - 2014

Michael Vazquez | Posted 05.02.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Vazquez

Yesterday, a genuine conceptual and artistic film pioneer who was also possessed of an earnest conscience saw his final day on Earth. His genius work remains, and here's one of my favorite of his films, Mon Oncle D'Amerique, for your viewing pleasure.

Hollywood and Hiroshima: When the White House Censored the First Nuclear Film

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Greg Mitchell

Creative artists of every variety have made incisive, satiric or powerful statements about nuclear threat. What they share, with rare exceptions, is an avoidance of the specific subject of Hiroshima.