Articles tagged david striesow

9 Sep 2008 // 11:00 PM

The Counterfeiters

Every sequence feels very much alive and the film never loses its breath.

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‘The Counterfeiters’ filmmaker finds the complexity in truth

Stefan Ruzowitsky has an appealingly modest take on his sudden ascent to art-house respectability. He’s quick to point out that his previous film, “Anatomy,”

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The Counterfeiters (Die Fälscher)

The Counterfeiters resists the genre's usual reverential long takes, displaying atrocities or alluding to them gently, and is instead comprised of handheld, deeply shadowed, herky-jerky imagery, difficult and appalling.

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Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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