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More Reviews From Cinequest 2018

Posted March 15, 2018 by

Can a family be re-built when literal decades have been spent undermining its existence?  That dilemma is at the center of Tasha Hubbard’s frequently moving documentary “Birth of a Family.” The force undermining the documentary subjects’ family happens to be
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New Reviews From Cinequest 2018

Posted March 6, 2018 by

“The Sopranos” may be cited as the closest American analog to Peter Bebjak’s Cinequest offering “The Line.”  Yet this Ukrainian/Slovakian drama/comedy/thriller entertainingly mixes in everything from international politics to subtly rebuking the “crime as a moral deficiency” mentality. Central character
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Second Indie Fest Review

Posted February 8, 2018 by

More Reviews From The 20th San Francisco Independent Film Festival One reason for cherishing the San Francisco Independent Film Festival (hereafter “IndieFest”) is its commitment to prioritize films with unique or unconventional points of view over those that are easy
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