Tag: French

Far from the shallow now: two highlights from Underdox

Two newcomers stood out from the crowd at this year’s Underdox in Munich. Sec Rouge – one of 2018's most striking, accomplished and beautiful films of any length – and the seminal and glowingly delicate 48-minute film, Accession.

Is it a crime to save lives?

Acting in the name of human rights has become a criminal act in France.

Cash and corpses in Sarkozy’s wake

The French journalists Arfi and Laske investigate the real reasons behind the bombing of Libya in 2011.

Looking humanity in the eye

With its excessive simplicity, the cinema documentary and multimedia project Human is able to bring us a little closer together.

Two films about modern industrialized fishery and agriculture

Curiously, two feature docs have been released in Austria at the same time dealing with the same theme: modern industrialized fishery and agriculture – and both films were supported by the Austrian Film Institute and the Vienna Film Fund.

CINÉMA DU RÉEL 1999: The Terrain of the Real

In its 21st edition, held March 5 - 14 in Paris, Cinéma du Réel featured a significant number of works by young filmmakers