The Act of Killing

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Sarah Polley explores her family tree in her debut documentary Stories We Tell. 

Joshua Oppenheimer confronts mass murderers in the deeply disturbing The Act of Killing.

The cargo of human life is negotiated in Tobias Lindholm’s psychological drama A Hijacking.

On DVD, Sofia Coppola explores celebrity infatuation in The Bling Ring.

Critics Luke Buckmaster and Rich Haridy discuss these films and more in a gnarly episode of The Parallax Podcast.

They are joined by cult film aficionado Zak Hepburn, who comes to the podcasting couch with a film almost too weird to explain…

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