Oscars 2015: How the Race can Sometimes Kill the Best Movies
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Oscars 2015: How the Race can Sometimes Kill the Best Movies

I happened to hear in passing someone who’d seen Unbroken in Australia. Or, rather, someone…

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Jon Stewart’s Rosewater – For People, not Critics
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Jon Stewart’s Rosewater – For People, not Critics

I am kind of (not) amazed that the New York Post’s Kyle Smith nearly killed…

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Former Prisoner in Iran Praises Jon Stewart’s Rosewater for Accuracy
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Former Prisoner in Iran Praises Jon Stewart’s Rosewater for Accuracy

On MotherJones.com, Shane Bauer writes up his experience watching Rosewater, the new film directed by…

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Jon Stewart and Steve Carell – Taking Risks, Changing the Channel
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Jon Stewart and Steve Carell – Taking Risks, Changing the Channel

It occurred to me while watching Steve Carell and Jon Stewart at the Patron’s Brunch…

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True Stories of Political Oppression, Grief Recovery and Imitation Games
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True Stories of Political Oppression, Grief Recovery and Imitation Games

Trailer for Jon Stewart’s Rosewater
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Trailer for Jon Stewart’s Rosewater

Jon Stewart directed Rosewater, which will be screening here at Telluride. Have a look at…

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