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22nd Hamptons International Film Festival: ‘E-TEAM,’ an Award Winning Documentary

Ole Solvang and Anna Neistat in 'E-Team.' Photo courtesy of Netflix.

When there are rumors of severe human rights violations, Human Rights Watch calls upon its select emergency unit, the E-Team who is expedited to the sites on the ground at great risk. There, they investigate the abuses gaining eye-witness testimony and collecting facts, data and hard evidence. Their reports are sent to global media and world leaders are brought closer to decisions to intervene or bring international sanctions to bear. This is an amazing film about their work and their lives that you will not soon forget. Read More »

Movie Review: ‘Glen Campbell…I’ll Be Me’ – An Award Winning Documentary

Daughter Ashley Campbell and Glen Campbell in concert during the Goodbye Tour, from 'Glen Campbell...I'll Be Me,' directed by James Keach. Photo from PCH films.

If you are a celebrity, should you go public that you have Alzheimer's or quietly retire from the spotlight and cope with the coming darkness and silence? Glen Campbell in keeping with his maverick and legendary career took on another momentous career bending move. He was the first celebrity to publicly reveal the Alzheimer's diagnosis. What he and his family decided to do next is nothing short of extraordinary. Their decision and their actions in the subsequent months to maintain their joy and richness of life is captured in James Keach's amazing and award winning documentary of Glen Campbell's. You will walk away uplifted from this authentic portrait of a family bonded together through a time of crisis. As for Glenn Campbell, the truism may remain that that one's waning years may actually hold more power and wonder than one's youth. Read More »