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True/False Review: “Combat Obscura” is an unflinching look at the lives of Marines

By John Messer, E23 Reporter

One of the more compelling films at the 2018 True/False Film Fest was Miles Lagoze’s “Combat Obscura.” What sets “Obscura” apart is its composition. Director Lagoze recorded the majority of the footage between 2011 and Read the rest

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A glimpse at the 2018 True/False Film Fest (Photo gallery)

Attendees admire the “Gyro-Kinetic Home," which was constructed in the street.

By Savannah Ritzen, E23 Reporter

The first weekend of March is always highly anticipated for those in Columbia, Missouri. Hosted by the Ragtag Film Society, the True/False Film Fest takes over the streets as attendees clear their schedules from Thursday Read the rest

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E23: March 8, 2018 (True/False)

This week on E23, we cover True/False Film Fest, the Oscars and more! John Messer parodies the news from the Oscars and True False Film Fest. Josie Clark gives audiences a rundown of the top five reasons to go to … Read the rest

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True/False Review: “American Animals” captures the thrill of a heist

By Bryce Cross, E23 Reporter

If we’re being truthful to ourselves, many of us have imagined – daydreamed even – of pulling off the perfect heist, and why wouldn’t we? Cinema has idealized heists, glorified both the failed and fortunate Read the rest

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True/False Review: “Of Fathers and Sons” is a powerful must-see

By Brooke Knappenberger, E23 Reporter

In the documentary “Of Fathers and Sons”, director Talal Derki returns to his home country of Syria to provide an extremely rare and intimate insight into a radical Islamist family. He follows the family in Read the rest

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True/False Review: “Our New President” is a startling look at Russian media

By Rachel Zalucki, E23 Reporter

The following review contains spoilers.

Out of all the movies I saw at True/False Film Fest this year, “Our New President” was undoubtedly the most memorable one. The film uses a montage of various clips Read the rest

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