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FYRE Review

It’s a pitch perfect story of 21st century pop culture decadence in which young professionals are sold an Instagram filtered fantasy that only exists in their phones.

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GENESIS 2.0 Review

In order to appreciate Genesis 2.0 fully, there must be an effort made by the viewer to take a pensive look at what the filmmakers are putting forth.

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AMERICAN STREET KID Review

There may be more creative or more technically composed documentaries out there, but I have never in my life seen a documentary, or any film for that matter, that made me care about the people on screen as much as American Street Kid.

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MEOW WOLF: ORIGIN STORY Exclusive Clip

Here’s an exclusive clip at the upcoming documentary Meow Wolf: Origin Story, in which the folks of Meow Wolf, the art collective that has ballooned into a multi-million dollar company in just a few short years, discuss how the name Meow Wolf

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Hayao Miyazaki Doc NEVER-ENDING MAN Gets a New Trailer

GKIDS has released a new trailer for Never-Ending Man: Hayao Miyazaki, which takes a look at the life of the legendary director after his announced retirement and subsequent departure of said retirement.

The film opens in theaters December 13th.

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FAIL STATE Review

Shebanow’s driving energy is always apparent although sometimes it’s left, frustratingly, just out of reach.

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CINEMABILITY: THE ART OF INCLUSION Review

Good intentions mean a lot and Gold would know more about the disabled Hollywood experience than any of us, but this does not make her film any less better structured or clear in its overall intention. I applaud her for wanting to open up the conversation, but opening it up does not go far enough, especially when we have known the conversation has existed long before Gold's film came to be.

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HILLBILLY Review

It’s easy to poke fun at Appalachia and its denizens, disregarding them as simple-minded white trash with a lack of culture, but the more we ostracize and belittle a group of people, the more divided we become as a nation. This is something we’ve done far too much of as of late, and maybe this film will encourage us all to be more tolerant of others, even those considered hillbillies.   

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MATANGI/MAYA/M.I.A. Review

Matangi/Maya/M.I.A. is a fascinating look at one of the most relentlessly talented and unique musicians working today, and the film fits the artist. It’s raw, candid and brings with it a narrative that’s both energetic and important.

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Gilda Radner Doc LOVE, GILDA Gets a Trailer

Magnolia has released a new trailer for the upcoming documentary Love, Gilda, which takes a look at the life and career of the incomparable Gilda Radner. The film is directed by Lisa D’Apolito who unearthed diaries and audio and video tapes from Radner,

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MATANGI / MAYA / M.I.A. Gets a Trailer

A new trailer has been released for the upcoming documentary Matangi / Maya / M.I.A, which takes a look at the life of famed musician M.I.A. Directed by Steve Loveridge, the film uses M.I.A’s personal and massive cache of video recordings she took over

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Netflix Documentary Series DARK TOURIST Gets a Trailer

Netflix has released a new trailer for its upcoming documentary series Dark Tourist. The show is brought to us from the creators of Tickled, a fascinating documentary that was released a few years ago, and it sees journalist David Farrier traveling the

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PRESSING ON: THE LETTERPRESS FILM Review

Sadly Pressing On isn't so much interested in the technology's history or mechanics as much as the people who have propped up the letterpress community as this all-important subculture, nor does it translate as well as it thinks it does.