Peter Wong

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Reviews Of Three Nelson Pereira Dos Santos Films

Posted April 23, 2019 by

Bay Area filmgoers who caught the Pacific Film Archive’s “1968 And Global Cinema” film series may have seen and enjoyed the anti-colonialism satire “How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman.”  However, those attendees could not have personally asked the film’s director
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Boots Riley and Reviews from the SF Film Festival

Posted April 17, 2019 by

Curious Western viewers may have checked out Mariam Ghani’s documentary “What We Left Unfinished” for its window into the previously unseen world of Afghan film.  But a few tantalizing insights ultimately can’t compensate for a highly unsatisfying experience. Several films
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Final Reviews From Cinequest Film And Creativity Festival 2019

Posted March 19, 2019 by

The “Mindbenders” short films program brought together stories utilizing tropes from the fantastic genres.  Only one or two shorts distinguished themselves from this general assemblage of cinematic mediocrities.             Kicking things off was Joshua Dawson’s “Loa’s Promise.”  This futuristic travelogue took
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