Must Watch: Official US Trailer for ‘The Act of Killing’ Documentary

Posted May 24, 2013 by Rick in Movie News
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See this documentary. It is phenomenal. I first saw Joshua Oppenheimer’s The Act of Killing at the New Directors/New Films fest at the Film Society of Lincoln Center earlier this year and was completely blown away. It’s such a riveting, unbelievably real, challenging, but powerful documentary that, as is quoted in the official synopsis, “could well change how you view the documentary form.” The movie challenges former Indonesian death squad leaders to reenact their real-life mass-killings in whichever cinematic genres they wish, including classic Hollywood crime scenarios and lavish musical numbers. The result, and story that unfolds as Oppenheimer captures these murderers on film, is truly remarkable. See the official trailer below. ›››
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