Description: An extraordinary film about the impoverished people living in the Las Hurdes region of Spain. Bunuel constructs the film in the manner of a travelogue. The absurdity of the contrast between narration and image results in a vision so powerful the film seems surreal.
Description: Art transforms life in this Academy Award-nominated documentary set among a diverse group of garbage pickers, or catadores, in the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro. On a journey back to his native Brazil, visual artist Vik Muniz wants to photograph the catadores, who make their living by digging recyclables out of the world’s largest […]