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It would be impressive even without the palpable sense of connection and understanding that Liu brings to the material, but its easygoing intimacy is what…

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"The Ballad of Narayama" is a Japanese film of great beauty and elegant artifice, telling a story of startling cruelty. What a space it opens…

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Matt Zoller Seitz on Roger Ebert and "Life Itself" on CNN

"Life Itself" premieres on CNN tonight at 9pm EST. The film has already racked up a number of awards season accolades, including being shortlisted for the Academy Award for Best Documentary. If you haven't caught up with Steve James' masterful documentary, tonight is your chance. If you have, trust me, it's worth seeing again. 

RogerEbert.com Editor-in-Chief Matt Zoller Seitz appeared on CNN yesterday to discuss the film, Roger's relationship with Gene, and the influence that Ebert had on his career. Check out the remarkable clip below and set your DVR for tonight's broadcast of "Life Itself."

Matt Zoller Seitz on "Life Itself"


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