AGORA
: Dragged from her chariot by a mob of fanatical vigilante Christian monks, the revered astronomer was stripped naked, skinned to her bones with sharp oyster shells, stoned and burned alive as possibly the first executed witch in history. A kind of purge that was apparently big business back then.


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8/15/11

Crime After Crime Movie Review: Can Everything That's Broken Be Mended?



By Logan Nakyanzi Pollard 

'...And it's not like I could say, oh go see this movie, it's such a great escape! It's not an opiate, not a nice pretty thing that gets tied up with a bow. It might make you cry and feel sad for the troubles of the world.'

CONTINUE TO READ REVIEW HERE

LISTEN TO DIRECTOR YOAV POTASH INTERVIEW HERE

Logan Nakyanzi Pollard is a featured commentator at The Huffington Post, and has reported for ABC News and The Guardian. Logan is a member of the Women Film Critics Circle.

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