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Denmark 2012
Directed by
Joshua Oppenheimer
115 minutes
Rated MA

Reviewed by
Andrew Lee
4.5 stars

The Act Of Killing

Those unfamiliar with Indonesian history will get a lot out of the personal stories, but will be left bewildered by how such a thing catalysed in the first place. Even so it’s one of the most powerful documentaries you’re ever likely to see.

DVD Extras: Audio commentary with Joshua Oppenheimer and Werner Herzog; International theatrical cut of the feature (117m); Interview with Werner Herzog and Errol Morris; Q & A with Joshua Oppenheimer; Essay on the film's historical context; Theatrical trailer. 

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