Orangebox Young People's Centre
There are 3 events at this location
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The Act of Killing
- 115 min
- Directed by: Joshua Oppenheimer/Anonymous/Christine Cynn
- UK release: 28 June 2013
In this remarkable 'documentary of the imagination', American documentarist Oppenheimer invited former Indonesian death squad members to perform fictional recreations of the many state killings they performed in the 1960s. In doing so, one member unexpectedly confronted the true horror of his own crimes, giving the film…
The Island President
- 101 min
- Directed by: Jon Shenk
Political documentary with a climate change focus as the President of the Maldives strives to keep his nation above sea level, accompanied by a soundtrack by Radiohead.
The Look of Silence
- 99 min
- Directed by: Joshua Oppenheimer
Documentary about Indonesian death squads, from the perspective of optometrist Adi, whose brother was killed by a squad in 1965. Oppenheimer follows Adi's quest for the truth and conveys not just his courage in the face of death threats but his hopes for the future. Terrifying, tense and essential.