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Moving Pictures: For the Criminal

In my previous Silent Film Musing, I noted early cinema’s preoccupation with education. On the same theme, Rev. W. H. Jackson penned an article entitled: “The Omnipresent Revolver” in The Moving … Continue reading

01/05/2016 · Leave a comment

The Battle of Algiers (1966)

Italy/Algeria 120m, B&W Director: Gillo Pontecorvo; Cast: Jean Martin, Saadi Yacef, Brahim Haggiag, Tommaso Neri The Battle of Algiers is an astonishingly realistic re-creation of events between 1954 and 1957 … Continue reading

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