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Thumbs up for the trailer to Roger Ebert doco ‘Life Itself’

Here come the waterworks. Newly arrived online is the trailer for Roger Ebert documentary Life Itself. Directed by Chicago legend Steve James (Hoop Dreams), it documents Ebert’s time as¬† Pulitzer Prize-winning critic for the Chicago¬†Sun Times and eventual TV star thanks to his pioneering review show At the Movies. Ebert passed away in 2013, during […]

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Do the right thing – The Interrupters review

The Interrupters – Directed by Steve James. Rated M. By Simon Miraudo. The Interrupters plays the Revelation Perth International Film Festival on July 6, 11, and 13, 2012. It does not yet have an Australian release date. Steve James‘ documentary The Interrupters arrives eighteen years after his Oscar-nominated Hoop Dreams, and it acts as a […]

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