Hiroshi Teshigahara

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Review: Araya

Margot Benacerraf's extraordinary Venezuelan documentary, among the finest ever made, shared the 1959 International Critics Prize at Cannes with Alain Resnais's Hiroshima, mon amour and then disappeared.
Benacerraf's classic documentary gets an anniversary showing
By GERALD PEARY  |  December 18, 2009

Separate souls

If you were lucky enough to have experienced “Visions from the South: Korean Cinema 1960–2005” a couple of years back, then you’re already aware of some of the world-class auteurs hailing from Northeast Asia.
Korean gender distinctions at the MFA
By BRETT MICHEL  |  January 23, 2007

Casa De Areia | House of Sand

Beginning in 1910 and spanning nearly 60 years, Andrucha Waddington’s widescreen epic stuns with arid allure from the very first frames. Watch the trailer for House of Sand  (Quicktime)
A stunning widescreen epic
By BRETT MICHEL  |  August 17, 2006