Christian Petzold
Reviews // 2 Articles
Blogs // 1 Articles
//Reviews

Meet Barbara, the Mysterious and Heroic
21 Nov 2013 // 3:00 AM

If Christian Petzold’s languidly paced, intoxicating character study Barbara were an American film, an appropriate marketing campaign may have consisted of posters splattered on street corners that asked “Who is Barbara Wolff?”

Jerichow
23 May 2009 // 1:05 AM

No one here seems quite capable of feeling empathy or pity for anyone else. They're all too wrapped up in their own unfinished stories.

//Blogs

Cannes 2012: Day 6 - 'You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet' + 'Barbara'
23 May 2012 // 2:30 AM

Day six brings perhaps the final film from French legend Alain Resnais, whose You Ain’t See Nothin’ Yet has a shot at the big prize. Meanwhile New German Cinema movement director Christian Petzold returns with Barbara.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Staircase' Is Gay in a Melancholy Way

// Short Ends and Leader

"Unfairly cast aside as tasteless during its time for its depiction of homosexuality, Staircase is a serious film in need of a second critical appraisal.

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