Two Films at the Hirshhorn Make Questions of Ethics an Art Form
Cameras don’t lie. As for the people behind them, that’s another issue entirely. This blending of fact and fiction inherent in moving-image media -- everything from what you see on the nightly news to Hollywood -- is explored in the Hirshhorn’s video art exhibition, "The Cinema Effect: Realisms." W...
(Still from Jeremy Deller's, "The Battle of Orgreave,"
2001. Image courtesy of the artist and Artange, London. Photo by Martin Jenkinson.)
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