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Political Film Review #646 – Political Film Society

Political Film Review #646

VOTING TO NARROW THE LISTS OF BEST FILMS FOR 2021 CONTINUES

There were seventeen nominated films in 2021 as filmviewing opened up around the world. Political Film Society rules, based as they are on the Academy Award rules, require a maximum of five films in each category. To narrow the lists, members are entitled to vote for up to five films in each of two categories, with a deadline by January 31, 2022:

Select the best five from the categoryEXPOSÉ, fact-based films that raise political consciousness about events and situations previously little known that get attention in film:

FILM TITLEACCEPTDROPUNDECIDEDCONTENT (see full review on website)
American Traitor(      )(      )(      )Axis Sally’s identity is revealed
Betrayed(      )(      )(      )Life in Norway during World War II
Blue Bayou(      )(      )(      )Difficulties of life as an immigrant
The Courier(      )(      )(      )A spy reveals Russian nuclear goals
De Gaulle(      )(      )(      )How de Gaulle became French hero
Hive(      )(      )(      )War widow organizes female business
The Last Duel(      )(      )(      )Men duel over a woman charging rape
The Last Forest(      )(      )(      )Dangerous prospecting in the Amazon
Margrete: Queen of the North(      )(      )(      )Scandinavia unites to prevent war with Germany (15th Century)
Operation Curveball(      )(      )(      )Source of lie causing Iraq War
Peepal Tree(      )(      )(      )Dangers of tree cutting for profit
The Rescue(      )(      )(      )12 Thai teens are rescued from a cave
Wife of a Spy(      )(      )(      )How a wife reveals a war crime secret

Vote for the top five films that raise consciousness of the need for improvements inHUMAN RIGHTS:

FILM TITLEACCEPTDROPUNDECIDEDCONTENT (see full review on website)
American Traitor(      )(      )(      )How Nazis pressured Axis Sally
Betrayed(      )(      )(      )Norwegian Jews go to Auschwitz
Blue Bayou(      )(      )(      )Infant adoptees repatriated by USA
Held for Ransom(      )(      )(      )Mistreatment of prisoners by ISIS
Flee(      )(      )(      )Dangerous lives of refugees
Hive(      )(      )(      )Overcoming misogyny in Kosovo
The Last Duel(      )(      )(      )Raped women treated as property
The Last Forest(      )(      )(      )Indigenous Amazonians lose homes
The Trial of the Chicago 7(      )(      )(      )Leftists tried for a riot they did not incite before a biased judge.
Wife of a Spy(      )(      )(      )Japan spreads disease in China 1940

Hive was the only film seeking to raise consciousness of the need for DEMOCRACY. Five films sought to raise consciousness about the need to choose PEACE rather than violence—The Courier, Gift of Fire, Hive, Margrete: Queen of the North, and The Trial of the Chicago 7. They will be on the final ballot of February 1.

Winners in all categories will be selected from the final ballot, which will be sent to members following the meeting of the Board of Directors at 11 a.m., February 1, at 8481 Allenwood Road, Los Angeles, CA.

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