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Road Warriors

Written by Jennifer Merin on . Posted in Film

A documentary about the women who sell themselves on India’s street Highway Courtesans Directed by Mystelle Brabbée In her first feature-length documentary film, Highway Courtesans, Mystelle Brabbée transports you to a small town in Central India where the eldest daughter in each family goes into “the Profession” to support her parents, brothers and sisters. This [&hellip
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Interview: Lars Von Trier

Written by Jennifer Merin on . Posted in Arts & Film, Posts

Manderlay Directed by Lars von Trier The second film in Danish director Lars von Trier’s American trilogy, Manderlay, is set in a mythical southern plantation where Grace and her gangster father find themselves after their departure from Dogville. As in Dogville, von Trier places his actors within what is essentially a blueprint of a locale. [&hellip
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