Whose Streets? review: searing film gives a voice to the people of Ferguson

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Whose Streets? review: searing film gives a voice to the people of Ferguson
Sabaah Folayan and Damon Daviss outstanding documentary, which has premiered at Sundance, gets to the heart of the St Louis suburb rocked by the police shooting of Michael Brown The common protest chant Whose streets? Our streets! isnt heard in Whose Streets? until nearly the end, but perhaps the more relevant question is: Whose cameras? […]

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Whose Streets? review: searing film gives a voice to the people of Ferguson

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Whose Streets? review: searing film gives a voice to the people of Ferguson
Sabaah Folayan and Damon Daviss outstanding documentary, which has premiered at Sundance, gets to the heart of the St Louis suburb rocked by the police shooting of Michael Brown The common protest chant Whose streets? Our streets! isnt heard in Whose Streets? until nearly the end, but perhaps the more relevant question is: Whose cameras? […]

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An Inconvenient Sequel review Al Gore’s new climate change film lacks heat

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An Inconvenient Sequel review  Al Gore’s new climate change film lacks heat
The former vice presidents latest documentary on the threat to the planet, which opened the Sundance festival, is desultory and surprisingly vainglorious Al Gore knows everybody. He can whip out his cell phone and dial the treasury secretary or the head of a giant solar panel manufacturer and say things such as Ill check with […]

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The Polka King review Jack Black shines in a weirdly enjoyable film

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The Polka King review  Jack Black shines in a weirdly enjoyable film
Based on the life of disgraced a polka sensation, Jacki Weaver, Jason Schwartzman and Jenny Slate round out a wacky comedy thats full of heart There are three things you can always count on: death, taxes and that any movie with Jason Schwartzman playing a clarinet cant be all bad. The Polka King, a return […]

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