Revealing the Fiction of Our Reality

Revealing the Fiction of Our Reality

Interview with Joshua Oppenheimer about what the process of making The Act of Killing and The Look of Silence has taught him, and how he sees his role as documentary filmmaker today.

Originally published in FILM on January 29, 2015.

‘Citizenfour’ and Documentaries in the Paranoid Style

Edward Snowden i "Citizenfour." Foto: Laura Poitras

Edward Snowden i “Citizenfour.” Foto: Laura Poitras

“Citizenfour” and Documentaries in the Paranoid Style
How do dangerous circumstances affect documentary filmmaking — and should we care?

On “Citizienfour, “The Look of Silence” and “Silvered Water, Syria Self-Portrait.”

Originally published in Criticwire on October 29, 2014.