Christian Petzold
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Meet Barbara, the Mysterious and Heroic
21 Nov 2013 // 4:00 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?”

23 May 2009 // 2:05 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.


Cannes 2012: Day 6 - 'You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet' + 'Barbara'
23 May 2012 // 3:30 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.


A Survivor Sifts Through the Ashes in the Haunting 'Phoenix'
7 Aug 2015 // 2:00 AM

Phoenix is an intoxicating witches’ brew, equal parts melodrama and moral parable, that audaciously mixes diverse elements to compelling, disturbing effect.

//Mixed media

Indie Horror Month 2016: Executing 'The Deed'

// Moving Pixels

"It's just so easy to kill someone in a video game that it's surprising when a game makes murder difficult.

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