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Pass the Remote: W. Kamau Bell’s necessary conversation about Cosby and two powerful Sundance docs

Oakland filmmaker/comedian W. Kamau Bell’s “We Need to Talk About Cosby” leapfrogs from the Sundance Film Festival to Showtime this weekend. The four-part docuseries tops this week’s Pass the Remote, which includes reviews of two other Bay Area-related festival titles, a Berkeley filmmaker’s “Fire of Love” and Eugene Yi and Julie Ha’s “Free Chol Soo Lee.” In addition, Pass the Remote spotlights three films not to miss this weekend at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive.