"Riveting Documentary"Content: -2 Extreme caution for older teenagers and adults.
What You Need To Know:THE LOOK OF SILENCE is a follow up to the acclaimed 2013 documentary THE ACT OF KILLING about the Indonesian killings of 1965-1966, when the army started a revolution and allowed mafia killers to murder one million people who were supposed communists. In THE ACT OF KILLING, the murderers were interviewed and asked to recreate some of the killings they did. In THE LOOK OF SILENCE, a middle-aged Indonesian man watches the footage that documentarian Joshua Oppenheimer filmed where the men discuss murdering his brother Ramli back in the 1960s. He then attempts to meet the men and confront them about their crimes. Emotional, moving and deeply disturbing,...Full review >>