“White Material," the new film by French filmmaker Claire Denis, proves just how complicated the depiction of race is in a film, without going off balance. Claire Denis is an extraordinary woman filmmaker.
It’s not easy making a film about Muslim gays and lesbians. Homosexuality is forbidden and a crime in most Islamic countries. In six countries, according to Sharia religious law, homosexuality is punishable by the death penalty.
Worldview film contributor Milos Stehlik reviews the film “Vision,” which tells the story of Hildegard von Bingen, a 12th century German nun who was considered a revolutionary woman then and would still be today.