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So far Cary Meltzer Frostick has created 42 blog entries.

Letters From Baghdad

An effective and fascinating portrait of Gertrude Bell, who helped establish the borders of Iraq and would aid in the formation of its government.

By |June 2nd, 2017|Documentary, Middle East, Top Picks|0 Comments

Uncertain

A strange but insightful film, at turns matter-of-factly tragic and bizarrely optimistic about human perseverance.

By |March 13th, 2017|DVD/Streaming/On Demand, Top Picks|0 Comments

Best and Most Beautiful Things

A chronicle of a young blind women, diagnosed on the autism spectrum, experiencing life on her own.

By |December 5th, 2016|Documentary|0 Comments

Notes on Blindness

A gut-wrenching depiction of one man’s gradual loss of sight and a visceral immersion.

By |November 15th, 2016|Documentary, Top Picks|0 Comments

Miss Hokusai

A visual delight and a beautifully rendered, intriguing imagining of a little-known female artist’s life.

By |October 21st, 2016|Animated, Japanese|0 Comments

Girl Asleep

This Australian film, set in the 1970s, exudes a fitting hallucinatory quality to the messy coming-of-age experience.

By |October 11th, 2016|Australian, Teen|0 Comments

Dark Horse

A real-life, rags to riches fairy tale of how a gangly, unremarkable foal grew up to become a racehorse champion.

By |September 5th, 2016|Documentary, DVD/Streaming/On Demand|0 Comments

Baba Joon

There is a quiet eloquence to director Yuval Delshad’s debut film about the burgeoning conflict between a father and his teenage son.

Parched

Director Lena Yadav has turned first-hand knowledge into an intriguing script that, combined with Russell Carpenter’s (Titanic) rich and varied cinematography, gives voice to women who have little or no say over their own lives.

By |June 17th, 2016|Melodrama, Top Picks|0 Comments