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The Best of the Best May 1998

In this issue, we take a look at documentaries that are creating some buzz in the main film festivals of the U.S.A.

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  • A black-and-white photo of a group of men from Chuck Olin's 'In Our Own Hands' (U.S., 1998, 90 min)

    Israel's Founding and Hollywood's Blacklist Featured at the 7th Annual Jewish Festival

    In the seventh consecutive collaboration between...
  • A photo composition from Jorge Fons' 'Midaq Alley [El Callejon de las Milagros]' (Mexico, 1994, 140 min.), an adaptation of Egyptian novelist Naguib Mahfouz's novel of the same name

    Houston's 2nd Pan-Cultural Film Festival

    The second Houston Pan-Cultural Film Festival was...
  • A photo of a couple alongside the woman posed with two babies. From 'Kelly Loves Tony.'

    Docs Are Back! The 16th San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival

    It's nice to see a film festival get back to its...