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More Freedom and More Shocking

Director Kazuo Hara is known for raw, transgressive documentaries that boldly attack the repressive mores of Japan.

Easy. Good. Pick One.

A major success in Switzerland, Vitus is a movie about childhood rebellion against adult expectations that is itself exceedingly eager to please.

Let the Punishment Begin

If 2006 was the year of Werner Herzog, then 2007 belongs to Rainer Werner Fassbinder.

Herzog: (Non)Fiction

Werner Herzog explores the heart’s crevasses more thoroughly than any living director.


The Brooklyn Rail

JUN 2007

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