Thursday, July 25 2013
Along with snowboarder Kevin Pearce's accident and remarkable recovery, the film looks at the institutional structure and risks of extreme sports -- as a business.
Thursday, May 12 2011
Brazilian artist Vik Muniz does photo shoots within the confines of a landfill, a place which is simultaneously stomach-turning and meticulously organized.
Monday, November 1 2010
As Waste Land grapples with questions about the artist's relationship to his subjects, it asks a few more concerning the responsibility of documentaries to their subjects.
Tuesday, July 27 2010
Setting sober archival imagery alongside Dr. Strangelove, Countdown to Zero makes clear that fact and fiction can be hard to parse.
Friday, December 10 2010
PHILADELPHIA — "It's about garbage, it's a documentary, and I'm from England originally," Lucy Walker remembers stammering, in a fit of awkwardness, to a group of