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Daniel Glassman

Glassman lives in Toronto and writes about film and music. See also povmagazine.com

Bannon's laws of nature

Errol Morris: American Dharma
Steve Bannon was the brain behind what was actually a revolution in the United States. Is it time we take him seriously?

A cinematic prayer

Rithy Panh: Graves Without a Name
Rithy Panh's cinematic excavation of the Cambodian genocide is entering its third decade, with at least five aesthetic attempts to approach it.

A movie about a presidency

Greg Barker: The Final Year
Far from the last word is said about the end of the Obama administration. 

Black air and a new sun

François Jacob / Mila Aung-Thwin and Van Roykos: A Moon of Nickel and Ice / Let There Be Light
Two widely different Canadian documentaries both delve into the relationship between energy and the environment.

The new Syria

Sebastian Junger Nick Quested .: Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS
New documentary explores IS's path to power in Syria – and what role international media played in it all.

When all governments are lying

Independent journalists are needed because the "free press" is not free.

Syria war minute by minute

Sebastian Junger, Nick Quested. USA: Hell on Earth: The Fall of Syria and the Rise of ISIS
New documentary explores IS's path to power in Syria – and what role international media played in it all.