Barbara Hammer

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Review: 'A Horse Is Not a Metaphor'

Cinema might not be able to cure cancer, but when wielded by a master documentarian like Barbara Hammer, it can squeeze a little beauty out of the disease.
Hammer's joy in being alive is no metaphor either
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 08, 2009

Cowboy down

After the heights of Brokeback Mountain , will the course of gay cinema be all downhill?
The Gay & Lesbian Film/Video Festival in the shadow of Brokeback  
By PETER KEOUGH  |  May 15, 2006
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Portland is the smallest city in the nation to boast an independent, professional Jewish film festival — and it’s been a weeklong event for seven years now.
Maine Jewish Film Festival continues exploration of gender, identity
By TONY GIAMPETRUZZI  |  March 15, 2006