American Radical: The Trials of Norman Finkelstein
Reviewed in March 2010
Directors: David Ridgens & Nicolas Rossier. Documentary about the controversial pro-Palestinian scholar and activist. Interview subjects include Norman Finkelstein, Alan Dershowitz, Noam Chomsky, David Olesker, John Mearsheimer, Musa Abu-Hashhash, Maxine Tsvaigrach, Avi Shlaim, and Richard Finkelstein.
Twitter Capsule: Finkelstein well worth trying to penetrate but filmmakers haven't done it; structure too loose, POV too cautious

Photo © 2009 Baraka Productions/Typecast Releasing
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: C+

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