MIRROR, MIRROR

Thomas Balmès won the Cinematography Award at Sundance Film Festival for his disturbingly beautiful Happiness. A film featuring characters with no...

THE ART OF LOSING YOUR WAY

At Visions du Réel this year, the disorientating and highly sensory film Les Tourmentes won a well deserved special mention. DOX sat down for a talk...

The power of presence

Walking Under Water won the special jury prize at its world premiere at Hot Docs in Toronto in May. At first glimpse, the film looks like an...

Three in One:
Director, Freak, Artist

At first, one takes The Reunion for the “re-enacted documentary” it’s meant to be. But then things start to get a bit complicated. Pamela Cohn...

One film at a time?

Peter Wintonick & Orwa Nyrabia PW: Last month, in Amsterdam working to prep IDFA, I discovered that I have one of the rarest forms of liver...

THE BOX
IN THE BOX
IN THE BOX

Phie Ambo & Michael Glawogger PA: You always shoot your own films, right? MG: No, never… PA: Oh, I thought you did. So you bring a...

The language of flowers

Rada Sesic & Martichka Bozhilova RS: When I was asked by Vibeke to participate in this interesting talking platform of DOX, I thought, the...

CINEMA AND THE INVISIBLE

Luciano Barisone & Nicolas Philibert LB: We could start our discussion with the ‘creative documentary’, taking into consideration the two...

A film like this…

Joshua Oppenheimer & Werner Herzog WH: The Act of Killing is not didactic at all, and I think that is one of the wondrous things about it, and...

Creatures of imagination

CARA MERTES & JOSLYN BARNES CM: I love the question of the subversive quality of documentaries; it made me think about what I was attracted to...

Body and breath

Emma Davie & Niels Pagh NA: You know, to me editing is not that important, it’s telling stories, it’s life that interests me. Editing is...

Being part
of the Circle

Veteran filmmaker Joan Churchill was the recipient of this year’s Outstanding Achievements in Documentary Filmmaking Award at Camerimage,...

Pragmatic people

An interview with Robert Reich from the documentary Inequality for All Robert Reich provides an impassioned lesson about the economy and the...

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...