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The Glory Days of Terrorism

Vainglorious? Sexy? Overblown? Olivier Assays’ Carlos has got ‘em talking: “About 15 minutes into “Carlos,” Olivier Assayas’s excited, exciting, epic dramatization about the international terrorism brand known as Carlos the Jackal, the title character takes a long, loving, vainglorious look … Continue reading

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Interview With Olivier Assayas

“Italian director Marco Ferreri named one of his films The Future is Female. For Olivier Assayas, that’s a given.” Steve Erickson introduces his interview with the director of Boarding Gate. “Assayas’s later career has been a heady stew of class … Continue reading

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