Two families who make their living as shadow puppeteers in western Liaoning, near the Ling River, have a long-running feud over their ongoing competition for the Shadow Play King of Rehe in this drama from China. But when Japanese invaders force them to build a bridge over the river, the rival families finally bond over their shared hatred of the enemy. The Chaoyang Drama Troupe of the Liaoning People's Art Theatre performs this historical play.
Much awarded animated documentary, in which director and Israeli army veteran Ari Folman interviews friends and former soldiers about their memories of the 1982 Lebanon war and especially the Sabra and Shatila massacre in Beirut.
The story of Michael Berg, a German lawyer who, as a teenager in the late 1950s, had an affair with an older woman, Hanna, who then disappeared only to resurface years later as one of the defendants in a war crimes trial stemming from her actions as a concentration camp guard late in the war.
Forced to play a dangerous game of cat-and-mouse in the chaos of war, an elite Army bomb squad unit must come together in a city where everyone is a potential enemy and every object could be a deadly bomb.
Zeitgeist: Addendum premiered at the 5th Annual Artivist Film Festival. Director Peter Joseph stated: "The failure of our world to resolve the issues of war, poverty, and corruption, rests within a gross ignorance about what guides human behavior to begin with.
Have you watched Ling River Shadow Play Practitioners yet? What did you think about it?