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Tunnel Vision

Tunnel Vision

The Cave by George Wolf A mother wails in agony over her dead son. A child, sick from a chemical attack, cries for his mother. The bombs of the Syrian…read more →

Read All About It

Read All About It

Scandalous: The True Story of the National Enquirer by George Wolf About 94 minutes into Scandalous, Mark Landsman’s completely engrossing documentary about tabloid journalism, you realize he’s buried the lede.…read more →

The Long Way Home

The Long Way Home

Midnight Traveler by George Wolf “How do you say ‘help’ in English?” A harrowing first person account of one family’s flight from a death sentence, Midnight Traveler frames the refugee…read more →

The Shapes of Water

The Shapes of Water

Aquarela by George Wolf “We swam out through the trunk!” Those are six of the very few spoken words in Aquarela, and they quickly establish the stakes in Victor Kossakovsky’s…read more →

Living Out Loud

Living Out Loud

Raise Hell: The Life & Times of Molly Ivins by George Wolf Even if you know nothing of Molly Ivins, you won’t be long into Raise Hell before you’re wondering:…read more →

One Is the Loneliest Number

One Is the Loneliest Number

One Child Nation by George Wolf A heartbreaking, sometimes devastating and absolutely necessary history lesson, One Child Nation turns a filmmaker’s very personal story into a profile of shared helplessness.…read more →