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Diasporic Images

By Yasmina Price

Considering Black women’s cultural production, on Daughters of the Dust.

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No Fear, No Die

By Nicolas Rapold

On falling for Stewart Bird and Deborah Shaffer’s 1979 documentary The Wobblies.

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A Little Room for Turmoil to Grow Lucid In

By Violet Lucca

On Lionel Rogosin’s radical hybrid docs.

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Cinema on Fire

By Tom Paulus

On Rivette, Duras, and how to make films politically

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This is a man’s job!

By Phuong Le

On Ella Raines and the enigmatic Phantom Lady.

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Infected Desire

By Darren Hughes

The rebellious, wandering gaze of The Girl and the Spider.

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Low Tech, High Paranoia

By Danielle Burgos

On Decoder’s analog alchemy.

eminem

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Everybody from the 313

By Nick Pinkerton

Revisiting 8 Mile, Eminem’s little hellion-raising cinéma à clef, at 20.

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Child is Bother of the Man

By Nick Pinkerton

A look at 1994’s “minor“ masterpiece Clifford.

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A Great Lie Told About the Devil

By Fabian Wolff

The real wretched story behind Siodmak’s 1957 Nazi noir.

Rude Boy

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Career Opportunities

By Anwen Crawford

On Rude Boy, Jack Hazan and David Mingay’s uneasy portrait of The Clash.

Criss Cross

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The Strange Affair of Robert Siodmak

By Nick Pinkerton

A look at the life and career of Robert Siodmak, master of the neurotic noir.