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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.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Denver Post

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.

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Related Topix: Nonfiction, Arts, Leviathan, Boat Disaster, Movies, Entertainment

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Hyperallergic

Celebrating the Art of Documentary

Still from Robert Greene's 'Actress' , the closing-night film for 'Art of the Real' Just as the history of cinema is filled with questions and contestations - did the LumiA re brothers invent motion pictures, or does the Edison company's kinetoscope deserve the credit? - so too is the history of documentary.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Film Comment

Sweetgrass

This breathtaking chronicle follows an ever-surprising group of modern-day cowboys as they lead an enormous herd of sheep up and then down the slopes of the Beartooth Mountains in Montana on their way to market.

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Related Topix: Sweet Grass County, MT, Movies, Entertainment

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