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Film Crit Cram School: Paris, Texas

Wim Wenders’ emotional, evocative film works best when it relies on feeling and doesn’t lean heavily on logic. As a work of pure instinct, it’s an almost flawless treat for the senses — the cinematography burns like an afterimage and Ry Cooder’s score effortlessly carries the film along on its haunting twang. 579 more words

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JDIFF Review - The Salt of the Earth

Wim Wenders teams with Juliano Ribeiro Salgado to take a look back over the life and career of photographer Sebastião Salgado, who has travelled the world for over 40 years, documenting humanity. 393 more words


Viewing A Great Photographer's Whole Earth Catalog

Wim Wenders’ new documentary, “The Salt of the Earth,” an homage to the legendary Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado, explores the life and work of the artist/humanitarian/ecologist.  353 more words


New in Theaters: 'The Salt of the Earth'

Given a brief Academy Awards run late last year, Wim Wenders’ magisterial documentary about photographer Sebastio Salgado is finally getting a proper theatrical release this week. 120 more words

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Sebastião Salgado’s “The Salt of the Earth”

Images Courtesy of Sebastião Salgado/Amazonas Images/Sony Pictures Classics

Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado is world renowned for his striking portrayal of many social issues throughout his long career. 355 more words


Sebastaio Salgado: "The Salt of the Earth"

“The Salt of the Earth” is a new documentary film about Sebastaio Salgado.

If you have been following this blog, you may recall that I wrote very enthusiastically… 171 more words


The 5 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: ‘Eleanor Rigby,’ ‘The Sure Thing’

Your “new” DVD and streaming releases are pretty dire this week, consisting as they do of the dull would-be Oscar contender Unbroken, the charmless… 859 more words