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THREE WORLDS

Two worlds collide & a drunk-driving incident becomes the occasion for a trenchant analysis of contemporary French culture. Excellent acting by the three principals, but alas the third world (ironically here the upper middle class world of the witness who becomes a reluctant intermediary) is more assumed than depicted. Otherwise? Perfect! (JLH: 4.5/5) Click HERE…

HANNAH ARENDT (2012): Review by Jan Lisa Huttner
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HANNAH ARENDT (2012): Review by Jan Lisa Huttner

NOTE: For my "Jewish Take" on Hannah Arendt, see my Blog Post on Second City Tzivi. Barbara Sukowa stars as the German-born political philosopher best-known today for her books on 20th Century totalitarianism. Von Trotta’s film (co-written with Pam Katz) focuses on her attempts to introduce nuance into discussions of the Holocaust when she covered the trial of Nazi…