Notes from the Berlinale – Woman Times Seven

     |    Saturday February 18th, 2012

By Andrew Horn I started off Saturday with “Marina Abramovic: The Artist Is Present” playing in the Panorama. During “Iron Sky”, I met a critic friend of mine and asked her if she had seen it. She acknowledged that it was ok but semi dismissed it as “typical HBO”. But okay, I’m interested in Marina 

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Berlinale 2012 – Tips Beyond the Catalogue Blurbs

     |    Monday February 13th, 2012

By Andrew Horn With literally 100s of films on offer at the Berlinale, it’s always hard to know what films to go see based on just the small descriptions given in the catalogues. Sometimes films that appear dire can turn out to be interesting and sometimes things that look like a must-see turn out to 

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In-Edit Deutschland 2011

     |    Friday April 15th, 2011  |     1

By Andrew Horn The In-Edit Festival of music documentaries originated in Barcelona 8 years ago, and in recent years has begun appearing in other Spanish speaking countries, Chile, Brazil, Argentina and Mexico. This month (April 2011) it had it’s first edition in Berlin, with showings at the Moviemento and the HBC. The program ranged from 

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