Wednesday Aug 20
The Japan Times
In the ethnographic realm of the senses: An interview with Verena Paravel and Lucien Castaing-Taylor
You may think you know what a documentary film is - "Life as it is," as Soviet filmmaker Dziga Vertov once put it - but you probably haven't seen any documentaries like the ones being produced by the filmmakers at Harvard University's experimental Sensory Ethnography Lab.
'A Fuller Life' a loving tribute to filmmaker
For those absolutely convinced of the genius of Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Verena Paravel's "Leviathan," along comes J.P. Sniadecki with his sensory documentary "The Iron Ministry."
Review: "Manakamana" a sensorally rich ferrying to Hindu temple
High above a jungle in Nepal, pilgrims make an ancient journey by cable car to worship Manakamana.