Volker Schlöndorff
Columns // 1 Articles
Reviews // 3 Articles

The Handmaid's Tale: Not So Sci-fi
23 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM

The terrifying, 'it could happen today' message of this story is best told in the Atwood's book, rather than the film version.


'The Tin Drum' Is a Big Film, Loaded with Symbols and Multiple Layers of Meaning
21 Jan 2013 // 9:10 PM

Volker Schlöndorff's classic adaptation of Günter Grass's novel, restored and with 20 minutes of additional footage.

Le Coup de Grâce (1976)
16 Nov 2003 // 6:00 PM

Caught in the middle, Sophie is the perfect human embodiment of the middle world she inhabits.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

READ the article