THE MOMENT OF RECOGNITION

Thessaloniki International Documentary Film Festival held a 9-film retrospective on the works of Nicolas Philibert. DOX spoke to him there about the musicality of editing, ethics, and the constant...

Experimental Composition
as Cinematic Principle

A masterclass with experimental filmmaker and artist Peter Liechti.  “You need your brain both before and after filming, but do not use your brain during filming. Just film using your instinct and...

Surrendering to Film

Alan Berliner is a master of creative documentary and experimental film. Özge Calafato met him in the midst of the Turkish uprising, which shocked him and made him challenge his role as a filmmaker. Alan...

Being part
of the Circle

Veteran filmmaker Joan Churchill was the recipient of this year’s Outstanding Achievements in Documentary Filmmaking Award at Camerimage, Poland’s prestigious International Film Festival of the Art of...

Pragmatic people

An interview with Robert Reich from the documentary Inequality for All Robert Reich provides an impassioned lesson about the economy and the widening income gap in Jacob Kornbluth’s Inequality for All....

Documents from the U.S.

We are drawing a line through three films from Sundance this year: politics, economics, and the Occupy Movement. Sundance is now in its 29th year. There’s more corporate sponsorship than in the old days...

PATRICIO GUZMÀN
A Museum of Amnesia

Guzmán’s work centres around Chile and its political development from Allende’s Chile in the 70s to the Chile of today, and thus very much around issues of memory, history, traces of the past and...