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Joaquin Phoenix doc ‘the performance of his career,’ says director Affleck

Is it real or isn't it? Looks like the question regarding the new Joaquin Phoenix film project, I'm Still Here has been answered in this New York Times interview with director Casey Affleck.
September 17, 2010

Is it real or isn’t it? Looks like the question regarding the new Joaquin Phoenix film project, I’m Still Here has been answered in this New York Times interview with director Casey Affleck. As a stream of not-so-favorable reviews begins to emerge, including this one from Roger Ebert, the director says the film is a piece of ‘gonzo filmmaking’ designed to bring to light various issues regarding celebrity.

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Daniele Alcinii is a news editor at realscreen, the leading international publisher of non-fiction film and television industry news and content. He joined the RS team in 2015 with experience in journalism following a stint out west with Sun Media in Edmonton's Capital Region, and with communications work in Melbourne, Australia and Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter at @danielealcinii.

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