This year’s selection included everything from a highly anticipated rock opera to compelling documentaries to an award-winning film featuring a character who lactates motor oil.
Laura Poitras, who recorded the Edward Snowden leak in Citizenfour, returns with her latest documentary, Risk.
Route 66 Theatre’s The Source is a strange type of bait and switch
Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars as the notorious whistle-blower in Oliver Stone’s new biopic.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
In two new docs: Osama bin Laden’s servants in and out of Gitmo, U.S. soldiers in and out of Afghanistan
The Human Rights Watch Film Festival opens Thursday 6/3 with “The Oath,” a documentary that contrasts Guantanamo prisoner and former Osama Bin Laden driver Salim Hamdan, a Guantanamo Bay prisoner prosecuted by military tribunal, with his brother-in-law Abu Jandal, now a cab driver in Yemen.