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  1. La Haine

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the institutional racism and police brutality that condemned three marginalised twentysomethings- of Jewish, Maghrebi and sub-Saharan African ancestry- to a sorry end. Revolving around a day in the lives ...

  2. Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

    Posted Jun 11th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... hard at well-entrenched racism along America's southern frontiers. What's delightful about Three Burials is how much it differs from Crash- this year's Oscar winner for best ... are what leads him to extremes, as he channels emotions he can't articulate into violence. Rather than revealing the banality of evil, Three Burials illustrates how racism damages ...

  3. BOOK (1957)

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The story remains an enthralling snapshot of a bygone age, albeit one that has also faced accusations of sexism and racism. Mason- having honed his skills writing film screenplays and with two ...

  4. Dreamgirls

    Posted Mar 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the racism of the 1960s and 70s. He uses the development of R&B and disco music to mirror the situation of African-Americans striving for recognition at a time when success came at a high price: ...

  5. FILM (1989)

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... into cinemas. The director wants to open up the issue of race and of racism but he never opts for an easy out. Everyone is at fault, to some degree, from Danny Aiello's grizzled, often confused ...

  6. FILM (1955)

    Posted Mar 13th 2011, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... the reason for the cold, menacing treatment, gradually unravelling a tale of murder, racism and cowardice. Directed by John Sturges, Bad Day at Black Rock is a combination of a western and a film ...

  7. Long-distance call

    Posted Jul 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for me,' he says. 'I grew up in that generation where we thought everything Western was better- I guess I grew up with a sort of internal racism, wishing I was white. I never thought I would ...

  8. Shinjuku Incident

    Posted Apr 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Incident's unvarnished glimpse into the racism and poverty beneath Tokyo's glossy surface, coupled with the complex interaction between yakuza and police, citizens and pariahs. It's ...

  9. Film studies: Olympics

    Posted Aug 07th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... death. All American does touch on, briefly, his struggles with racism and the film attempts to bring closure to the case by depicting him as an exemplar of American values with his pursuit ...

  10. Manderlay/Dogville

    Posted Jul 16th 2006, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... be read as being about racism in the US, but also about the Iraq invasion and its aftermath- this is a questionable turn. Then there are the cruel sex scene between Grace and Timothy (Isaac de ...




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