Tribeca film festival

Benita’s Shorts

I first met Benita Raphan at the School of Visual Arts in New York, where we were both studying graphic design in the precomputer Stone Age. She was an iconoclast even back in the early 1980s—the first person I knew who had her nose pierced. And she had a cool name. Raphan was operating...

Cinema Komunisto

Serbian director Mila Turajlic has captured the visual history of Yugoslavia in her new film, Cinema Komunisto, which made its North American debut last week at the Tribeca Film Festival. This week it is screening at the San Francisco International Film Festival until May 5, 2011. Turajlic’s documentary provides an unprecedented look into the...