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  1. movie review
    The Horror Is Real in the Syrian Doc For SamaThe film doesn’t feel like raw footage — it has been carefully shaped, with a bit of movie-­ish suspense during the final hours.
  2. q&a & excerpt
    Ali Fitzgerald on Her New Comic About Refugees and Germany’s Rising NativismThe creator of Hungover Bear turns serious with Drawn to Berlin — plus an excerpt.
  3. movies
    Last Men in Aleppo Producer and Subject Blocked From Attending OscarsThe director blames President Trump’s travel ban.
  4. documentaries
    The Director of Cries From Syria on What Viewers Should Draw From the Film“The Western world has a lack of knowledge, and this lack of knowledge brings fear.”
  5. oscars 2017
    Oscar-Nominated Syrian Cinematographer Barred From Entering U.S.Khateeb worked on the film The White Helmets.
  6. in development
    George Clooney Developing ‘White Helmets’ MovieBased on The White Helmets Netflix documentary.
  7. documentaries
    Netflix Unveils Amanda Knox, Werner Herzog DocumentariesNetflix knows its audience pretty well.
  8. late night
    Seth Meyers Reflects Upon Paris, Asks Us to Remember Beirut and SyriaFrom last night’s episode.