Watching and Reading: Week of December 7, 2007
Each week, we’ll highlight links from the “Watching” and “Reading” sidebars on the right side of the page.
Thanks to the Utne Reader blog for pointing out this extraordinary interactive documentary that truly “elevates the immigration debate.” Watch videos.
Examine why the 2000 Oslo Accords almost succeeded, and ultimately failed in “Shattered Dreams of Peace.”
MIT academic Henry Jenkins weighs in on the controversial new documentary about violence and video games that is roiling gamers.
POV alumna Jessica Yu (In the Realms of the Unreal, POV 2006) talks about her latest documentary project, Protagonist, which opened in New York City on November 30.
features an article by producer Gerry Flahive about the new media panels held last month at the Sheffield Film Festival in England.
A review of Wrestling with Angels: Playwright Tony Kushner which premieres December 12 on POV
Television Without Pity
Nice shout-out for Bill’s Run (POV 2004) and the series as part of their recent “It’s Good For You” campaign.