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The act of killing

Author: Joshua OppenheimerSigne Byrge SørensenErrol MorrisWerner HerzogAndré SingerAll authors
Publisher: [United States?] : Drafthouse Films, [New York?] : Cinedigm Entertainment Corp, [2014] [2014] ©2014
Series: Drafthouse Films (Series)
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : Indonesian : Director's cut, Widescreen
Summary:
The act of killing is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by government sponsored death squads in the years following the military coup in 1965, in which the filmmakers were successful in persuading those responsible to reenact the killings for the camera in the fashion of American movies.
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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Social problem films
Historical films
Nonfiction films
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Joshua Oppenheimer; Signe Byrge Sørensen; Errol Morris; Werner Herzog; André Singer; Joram Ten Brink; Torstein Grude; Bjarte Mørner Tveit; Haji Anif; Sjamsul Arifin; Sakhyan Asmara; Final Cut for Real (Firm),; Drafthouse Films,; Cinedigm (Firm),
ISBN: 9786315243134 6315243134
Language Note: Indonesian dialogue; with English subtitles.
OCLC Number: 865582927
Notes: Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: 45 min. interview with Oppenheimer on Democracy now!; audio commentary with executive producer Werner Herzog and director Joshua Oppenheimer; Vice presents: Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; deleted scenes; trailers; 40 page booklet featuring an essay by Errol Morris; digital download.
Credits: Cinematographers: Carlos Arango de Montis, Lars Skree; editors: Niels Pagh Anderson and 5 others; composer: Elin Byen Vister, Karsten Fundal; producers: Joram Ten Brink and others.
Performer(s): Featuring Haji Anif, Syamsul Arifin, Sakhyan Asmara.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated.
Description: 1 videodisc (NTSC, 166 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (40 pages)
Details: DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Contents: Disc. 1. Theatrical release (122 min.) --
disc 2 director's cut (166 min.)
Series Title: Drafthouse Films (Series)
Responsibility: a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Final Cut for Real APS ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge Sørensen ; executive producers, Errol Morris, Werner Herzog, André Singer, Joram ten Brink, Torstein Grude, Bjarte Mørner Tveit.

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The act of killing is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by government sponsored death squads in the years following the military coup in 1965, in which the filmmakers were successful in persuading those responsible to reenact the killings for the camera in the fashion of American movies.
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