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2006 Stories by Dennis Lim

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  • Film

    published March 14, 2006

    Surprisingly ignored by the Sundance jury (though ranked first in an Indiewire poll of journalists at the festival), the Brooklyn-set Half... More >>

  • Film

    published March 14, 2006

    Ramin Bahrani's subtly resonant character portrait Man Push Cart applies a rapt focus to the daily routine of its protagonist, Ahmad (Ahmad... More >>

  • Tiger Beat

    published February 14, 2006

    ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS—Nestled along-side each other on the jet-lagged critic's winter calendar, Sundance and Rotterdam represent... More >>

  • All the World's a Park in Jia's Tale of Hard-Luck Globetrotters

    published February 14, 2006

    After three unsanctioned productions steeped in regional detail, Chinese filmmaker Jia Zhangke goes at once above ground and global. Set in the... More >>

  • Friends Without Money

    published January 24, 2006

    PARK CITY, UTAH—"This year's festival is as 'independent' as it's ever been," Sundance head Geoffrey Gilmore told Variety last... More >>

  • This Year's Dramatic Competition Largely Devoid of Drama

    published January 24, 2006

    PARK CITY, UTAH—On closer inspection, the dramatic competition was not, as promised, a wilderness of unknown quantities. This year's... More >>

  • One, Two, Three

    published January 24, 2006

    Terry Zwigoff's Art School Confidential, from a Daniel Clowes screenplay, is a satisfyingly bilious satire with two not entirely unserious... More >>

  • The Shandy Man

    published January 17, 2006

    A meta-movie about a meta-novel, Michael Winterbottom's Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story wears its conceptual mantle lightly. Based... More >>

  • Haruki Murakami Successfully Adapted

    published January 17, 2006

    In the parallel worlds of Japanese writer Haruki Murakami, the magic happens between the lines. His spartan lyricism, rendered in deceptively... More >>

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