“It is an ethical obligation to look for hope; it is an ethical obligation not to despair.”
As spoken by the playwright Tony Kushner in a friendly, reasonable voice in “Wrestling With Angels,” Freida Lee Mock’s admiring documentary portrait of Mr. Kushner, those words sound like basic common sense. If we want a better world, we’d better be able to imagine it.
MOVIE REVIEW | ‘WRESTLING WITH ANGELS’, Directed by Freida Lee Mock
The Artist as Empath and Public Intellectual, Stephen Holden