Director Claude Lanzmann was a French resistance fighter and a lover of Simone de Beavoir. He’s best known for his epic nine-and-a-half hour documentary, Shoah. The film is considered to be one of the most important records of Holocaust history.
The latest film from the Dardenne brothers, The Kid with a Bike, snagged a Grand Jury prize at this years Cannes Film Festival. The film tells the story of 11-year-old Cyril who, devastated by his father's abandonment, becomes obsessed with finding his old bicycle.
Worldview’s film contributor Milos Stehlik weighs in on two films. First, the Israeli film Footnote was nominated for the "best foreign language film" Oscar. Director Joseph Cedar’s film swept up the awards at the Israeli version of the Oscars.
Today, Worldview turns to some major tastemakers to talk about the year in film: the best, worst, most groundbreaking, most overrated, most underrated…the works. Film contributor Milos Stehlik of Facets Multimedia co-hosts.