Jan 22, 2014
Music Box presents the Chicago premiere of the controversial German miniseries.
By J.R. Jones
Movie Review, Music Box, Generation War, Philipp Kadelbach, Music Box Films, Cate Shortland, Lore, Wladyslaw Pasikowski, Aftermath, Nazi, Berlin, Hitler, Soviet Union, Oliver Hirschbiegel, Downfall, the Holocaust, Stefan Kolditz, Volker Bruch, Tom Schilling, Katharina Schüttler, Mark Waschke, Ludwig Trepte, Miriam Stein, Christiane Paul, Alina Levshin, Taduesz Filipkowski, communism, anti-Semitism, Tomasz Szarota, Associated Press, Video
Mar 19, 2013
Questions for the director of
Beyond the Hills about his work and about Romanian cinema in general
By Ben Sachs
Foreign, Film, Cristian Mungiu, Romanian cinema, Romanian New Wave, interview, Cristi Puiu, Corneliu Porumboiu, Oleg Mutu, long takes, realism, The Death of Mr. Lazarescu, 4 Months 3 Weeks 2 Days, Beyond the Hills, Occident, Communism, totalitarianism, Radu Jude, Radu Muntean, Sergei Loznitsa, My Joy, In the Fog, Cannes Film Festival, Orthodox Church
Arts & Culture,
Nov 14, 2012
András Visky's tale of the Romanian dictatorship is too true to be powerful
By Tony Adler
Theater Review, porn, pornography, Andras Visky, Romania, Securitate, Eugene Ionesco, Nicolae Ceausescu, communism, abortion, Eva Patko, Ezra Colon, Melissa Lorraine
Jul 26, 2009
By Nicholas Teddy
Film, Free Shit, Swag, Polish poster art, poster art, Polish posters, Poland, Martin Rosenberg, Freedom on the Fence, DePaul University Art Museum, screening, free, documentary, WWII, communism
May 15, 2009
Former Chicagoan Jim Finn explores the story of a South Korean filmmaker kidnapped and put to work for the North Korean propaganda machine in "The Juche Idea," screening tonight at the University of Chicago.
By Ed M. Koziarski
Film, Communism, Fidel Castro, South Korea, musical, Jim Finn, Kim Jong-Il, Shin Sang-ok, La Trinchera Luminosa del Presidente Gonzalo, Interkosmos, Leonard Nimoy, Bilbo Baggins, The Juche Idea, North Korea, Shining Path, Maoist, Peru, Video
Feb 6, 2007
Prague's Museum of Communism can be found "above the McDonalds and next to the Casino."
Sep 11, 2006
"Marxism is a very big idea."