Abbas Kiarostami, an appreciation

I watched my first Abbas Kiarostami film in 2010 at the New York Film Festival. It was “Certified Copy” starring Juliette Binoche and William Shimell, a nonlinear, romantic drama. It’s about a couple who may have just met, may be celebrating an anniversary or...
Bill’s bad judgment hurts Hillary again

Bill’s bad judgment hurts Hillary again

Bill Clinton is revered by many as a political genius, despite the sex scandal that tarnished his presidency and laid the tawdry groundwork for a Republican resurgence that continues nearly 20 years after “Monica Lewinsky” became a household name. The...