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[Oscars 2013] – Predicting The Nominations

9 Jan

An actual Oscar statuette to be presented during the 79th Annual Academy Awards sits in a display case in Hollywood

I still have a few 2013 releases to catch up with, and I though I wanted to make my Oscar nominations predictions post having seen all of them, the nods are due early tomorrow morning so I’ll have to post them now.

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[Review] – The Invisible War

3 Jul

Title: The Invisible War
Year: 2012
Director: Kirby Dick
Writer: Kirby Dick
Starring: Helen Bendict, Anu Bhagwati, Susan Burke, Kori Cioca
MPAA Rating: Not rated
Runtime: 97 min
IMDb Rating: 6.3
Rotten Tomatoes: 100%
Metacritic: 76

Kirby Dick is one of those documentarians that really knows how to tackle subjects that some many deem taboo, and he does that with a passion that is very much felt through his films. It’s felt so much partly because Mr. Dick is one of those filmmakers that participates in the film, either being shown interviewing someone or doing something; in fact, without him many of the documentaries that use this same participatory mode wouldn’t exist.

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