Director Steven Spielberg, long fixated on absent dads, interrogates this theme and other issues of patriarchy and gender roles in his cinematic take on the classic show.
While narratives depicting the Holocaust present fixed versions of events, testimonial films tend to be more open-ended, and pose more profound questions.
Cinema’s thorny depictions of Israeli military action reflects the swift shift in Jewish identity around questions of oppression.
If you’re comfortable sitting in a theater again, See It Big: The Return! presents movies that deserve to be watched on a big screen.
The Cubist painting “No. 9, Nature Morte Espagnole” fits surprisingly well with themes in the Oscar-nominated film.
JK Keller’s “Gleaning the Fifth Screen, Minority Report (screen test)” (2012) was created when he wondered if there was a way to have the film be the source of its own failure or glitch.
Truth be told, Jaws changed things. And tomorrow the film turns 37.