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‘The Golden Girl’ Shows a Former Olympic Athlete Haunted by Scandal

Not all younger readers may know the story of Andreea Raducan; I certainly didn't. But millennials and Gen Z kids might relate more than the older generations to the story of this child athlete pushed beyond most humans' endurance. Director Denisa Morariu-Tamas creates a psychological portrait of a public controversy. (GPG: 3.5/5)

Friends, enemies, and angels in new Flannery O’Connor documentary

O'Connor's own experience as a student had not been so different from mine: while grad school required me to move, alone, between my room and the library for most of the day, O’Connor chose to live her life like this.