“Some of the best lines — and I’ve been lucky to hear really nutso lines over the years — are not in response to any kind of question. It’s in response to, ‘I don’t know.’”
Tag: documentary film
On a book of photographs shot by Leni Riefenstahl in the 1950s and 1960s depicting an African tribe.
Twenty years after its premiere, the filmmakers and subjects look back at “the great American documentary.”
A profile of documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras, who last January received “a curious e-mail from an anonymous stranger requesting her public encryption key.”
Dr. Hook & the Medicine Show’s thrilling, scary, inept performance on German television.
On Sebastian Junger’s War and the documentary Restrepo by Tim Hetherington, who was killed in Libya yesterday.
A profile of the filmmaker Errol Morris as he prepared to release The Thin Blue Line after a decade of limited distribution, semi-poverty, and a side career as a private detective.