Ten Years Gone

When the planes crashed into the World Trade Center 10 years ago today, local artist Ben Wood had just started his first week of…

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High Wire Act

Even as the first girders were laid in the mid-1960s, something about the World Trade Center — that twin-pronged erection jutting from the loins…

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A Wiry Guy

Part caper movie, part real-life superhero saga, and entirely engrossing, James Marsh's documentary recounts in Rififi-like detail how a Parisian street performer and wire…

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The Other 9/11

Thirty-five years ago, a CIA-backed military junta led by General Augusto Pinochet violently overthrew Chilean president Salvador Allende's democratically elected socialist government, and killed,…

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Towering Cinema

Philippe Petit's World Trade Center tightrope walk was made for the movies.

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