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Sink or Swim

Su Friedrich came out with this avant garde film, chronicling the story of a girl and the issues with her father as she got older.  It is black and white, narrated by a little girl, and quite ambiguous as to whether this is self-reflexive or not. Without reading anything about the film, I took away […]

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Man on Wire

I was finally able to see the film Man on Wire.  It is a documentary-heist film about how Philippe Petit, a french performance artist, tied a cable between the World Trade Center’s Twin Towers, and walked across it for the performance of a lifetime. The thing that I hear a lot of people talk about […]

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