“Omar”: You Will Cooperate

Analysts and crank theorists of Academy Award politics should find much to discuss in this poised thriller, for which filmmaker Hany Abu-Assad has earned…

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And The winner is…

Watching the Oscars can be exasperating. When a film that should have won didn't, or an actor who shouldn't have won did, the temptation…

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Film Buff Enough

The United Film Festival has been screening “exceptional independent films” for 12 years. It's developed a pretty good eye — this year's festival doesn't…

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