Monday, November 25, 2013

The Act of Killing a Documentary Film Reviewed by Bennett Roth

I'm an aficionado of documentary films. Many of them are quite dark in subject matter as is the case with The Act of Killing from Joshua Oppenheimer. I chose to syndicate the following article because of Werner Herzog's association with the project. I admire his work in particular.

“The Act of Killing” a documentary film reviewed by Bennett Roth (via

I have not seen a film as powerful, surreal, and frightening in at least a decade. The Act of Killing is unprecedented in the history of cinema.” – German filmmaker Werner Herzog. It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless…