German / 1975 / 106 min. / Volker Schlöndorff & Margarethe von Trotta
In this important example of New German Cinema, Katharina falls in love with a man she finds out to to be a wanted terrorist. She is harassed by police and hounded by ruthless tabloids, testing the limits of her dignity and exploring the ways journalism mediates our realities.
French / 2013 / 96 min. / Rithy Panh
Filmmaker Rithy Panh creatively intertwines clay figures, archival footage, and narration to recreated the missing images of his childhood as he processes the trauma experienced at the hands of Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge between 1975 and 1979.