SANTA BARBARA: ‘Blessed is the Match,’ ‘Inventing L.A.,’ ‘Pirate for the Sea’

Posted by · 2:16 am · January 25th, 2009

A trio of documentaries to kick off our Santa Barbara coverage, two of them in competition… “BLESSED IS THE MATCH: THE LIFE AND DEATH OF HANNAH SENESH” (**) Roberta Grossman’s portrait of the Jewish Joan of Arc, Hannah Senesh, is somehow not the testament her actions deserve.  Hindered by an overabundance of meaningless photographs and […]

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