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Shepherd or Sheep?

Canistered for years, Killer of Sheep (1981) received the FIPRESCI Prize at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1981 within the Category of Forum of New Cinema.  The award provided accolades to director Charles Burnett.  Nearly a permanent student at … Continue reading

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Better Suited as One Act Plays

Belonging to the stage first, Look Back in Anger (not to be confused with Nicolas Roeg’s Don’t Look Now, 1973) skipped the pond and garnered several Tony nominations in 1958.  John Osborne’s drama became stamped with “Angry Young Men” from a critic’s … Continue reading

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