Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer and journalist Greg Campbell discuss Campbell's documentary about the late photojournalist Chris Hondros.
Ava DuVernay’s film based on the Madeleine L’Engle novel might be described as "The Wizard of Oz" with physics.
Guillermo del Toro wins in the director category. Other victors include Frances McDormand, Gary Oldman, Allison Janney, Sam Rockwell, Jordan Peele for original screenplay, “Coco” for animated film and best song, and "A Fantastic Woman” for foreign-language film.
These six films, as good as any of the top nominees, represent the politics and prejudices of Academy voters.
The filmmaker follows up his award-winning "Lebanon" with a moving reflection on the interplay of history and fate.
Filmmaker Raoul Peck struggles to find tension in his look at the communist founder’s salad days.
The Academy Award-winning screenwriter, producer and activist speaks to Truthdig Editor in Chief Robert Scheer about the risky but necessary decision to pause his career in pursuit of LGBT equality.