Charlie Bertsch / 01 May 2024

Lying About Lying

Werner Herzog’s Die Zukunft der Wahrheit

“I have always vehemently opposed the misconception that facts are the same as truth,” writes Werner Herzog in his new book.(...)

Charlie Bertsch / 17 Nov 2022

Neither the US nor Russia

Sergio Leone’s Fistful of Dollars

Because Sergio Leone didn’t make films set in Europe or ones that obviously dealt with the continent’s problems, he has been excluded from the pantheon of its greatest postwar auteurs: Cocteau, Bergman, Fellini, Godard, Fassbinder, Truffaut, and Antonioni. (...)