Theres no in-room cable porn at my usual hotel in Idahos capital, the Boise Statehouse Inn.
With Rosenstrasse, director and screenwriter Margarethe von Trotta gives cinematic voice to a fascinating and obscure moment in the history of the Holocaust.
To enter the home and studio space of le grand dame Louise Bourgeois is to enter Pere Juless dark and claustrophobic cabin, filled with a multitude of personal objects in Jean Vigos final masterpiece LAtalante.
For some time now its been clear that something special is happening in the world of documentary filmmaking. So much so that the next great film movement, at least in the Western world, may in fact be a documentary film movement.
Docs In Sight
The phenomenal success, both politically and financially, of Michael Moores Fahrenheit 9/11 made it only a matter of time before the well-funded right would put forth a slew of responses.