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Interview: Hu Wei (Butter Lamp)

UPDATE (January 15, 2015): Butter Lamp has been nom­in­ated for an Academy Award in the cat­egory of Best Live-Action Short. Best of luck to Hu Wei and the rest of his team! One of the most impress­ive short films I … Continue read­ing

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Blindsight (UK, dir­ector Lucy Walker): I loved this, and not just for the obvi­ous reas­ons. Blindsight is a doc­u­ment­ary about a group of blind Tibetan teen­agers who attempt to climb one of Mount Everest’s sis­ter peaks. Now, this kind of … Continue read­ing

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