JOSHUA OPPENHEIMER with Joshua Sperling
The Act of Killing opens July 19 at the Landmark Sunshine Cinema
While the past decade has seen the comeback of reenactment within the non-fiction film, none has pushed the device to such intricate and chilling extremes as Joshua Oppenheimers new documentary about the Indonesian genocide, The Act of Killing.
The title of Jem Cohens evocative new film Museum Hours is multivalent, referring both to the practical hours of the museums operationthat specified duration when privately held important works are made accessible to the publicand to a qualitative conception of time.
All four of the films Matías Piñeiro has made over the last six yearstwo feature-length works (2007s El hombre robado [The Stolen Man] and 2009s Todos mienten [They All Lie]), and two short features (2010s Rosalinda and 2012s Viola)carve out a series of small spaces in which characters circulate and intersect with one another:
This is the second part of an epic, five-hour conversation interview with Peter Kubelka, who recently visited New York for the theatrical premiere of Martina Kudláčeks acclaimed documentary Fragments of Kubelka.
Margarethe von Trotta is one of the leading German filmmakers working today and was one of the major figures in the New German Cinema movement.