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Title The act of killing [videorecording] / Final Cut for Real presents ; a film by Joshua Oppenheimer ; directed by Joshua Oppenheimer ; produced by Signe Byrge S©ırensen ; producers, Joram ten Brink & Anonymous, Christine Cynn, Anne K©œhncke, Joshua Oppenheimer, Michael Uwemedimo ; executive producers, Werner Herzog, Errol Morris, Andr©♭ Singer, Joram ten Brink, Torstein Grude, Bjarte M©ırner Tveit ; produced in collaboration with ZDF in collaboration with Arte, Dr K, NAK, YLE, SVT, VPRO, Kudos Family Distribution, Against Gravity ; produced by Final Cut for Real ApS ; co-produced with Piraya Film and Novaya Zemlya Ltd in association with Spring Films Ltd.

Publication Info. [Place not identified] : Final Cut for Real ApS, 2012.
[Littleton, Colo.?] : Drafthouse Films, [2014]
[New York?] : Cinedigm Entertainment Corp, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    In 959.8035 ACT    Available
Edition Director's cut and theatrical cut.
Description 2 videodiscs (122 min., 166 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (37 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm)
two-dimensional moving image rdacontent
text rdacontent
video rdamedia
unmediated rdamedia
videodisc rdacarrier
volume nc rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD video 4 3/4 in.
Description digital optical quadraphonic Dolby Digital 5.1 rda
Widescreen rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file DVD video dual-layered region 1 enhanced for 16x9 television rda
Series Drafthouse Films ; no. 14
Drafthouse Films (Series) ; no. 14.
Note Program content: ℗♭2012.
Special features: Disc 1: Interview with Oppenheimer on Democracy now (45 min.); Vice presents: Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; Deleted scenes; Trailers. Disc 2: Audio commentary with Joshua Oppenheimer and Werner Herzog. 40 page booklet featuring an essay "The murders of Gonzago" by Errol Morris; Digital download.
Contents disc 1. Theatrical version (122 min.) -- disc 2. Director's cut (166 min.)
Credits Cinematographers, Carlos Arango de Montis, Lars Skree, Anonymous ; editors, Niels Pagh Andersen, Janus Billeskov Jansen, Mariko Montpetit, Ariadna Fatjo-Vilas Mestre, Charlotte Munch Bengtsen, Erik Andersson ; choreographer, Anonymous ; costumes, Anonymous.
Performer Featuring: Anwar Congo, Herman Koto, Syamsul Arifin, Ibrahim Sinik, Yapto Soerjosoemarno, Safit Pardede, Jusuf Kalla, Adi Zulkadry, Soaduon Siregar, Haji Marzuki, Haji Anif, Sakhyan Asmara.
Summary "The act of killing" is an examination of the murder of political dissidents in Indonesia by government sponsored death squads in the years following the military coup in 1965, in which the filmmakers were successful in persuading those responsible to reenact the killings for the camera in the fashion of American movies.
System Details DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital 5.1; 1.85:1.
Language In Indonesian with English subtitles.
Subject Pemuda Pancasila (Organization).
Targeted killing -- Indonesia.
Death squads -- Indonesia.
Indonesia -- History -- Coup d'©♭tat, 1965.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Social problem films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Indonesian language films.
Added Author Oppenheimer, Joshua, 1974- film director, film producer.
S©ırensen, Signe Byrge, film producer.
Ten Brink, Joram, film producer.
Cynn, Christine, film producer.
K©œhncke, Anne, film producer.
Uwemedimo, Michael, film producer.
Herzog, Werner, 1942- film producer.
Morris, Errol, film producer.
Singer, Andr©♭, 1945- film producer.
Grude, Torstein, film producer.
Tveit, Bjarte M©ırner, film producer.
Congo, Anwar, interviewee (expression), actor.
Koto, Herman, interviewee (expression), actor.
Arifin, Sjamsul, interviewee (expression), actor.
Kalla, M. Jusuf, 1942- interviewee (expression), actor.
Arango de Montis, Carlos, director of photography.
Skree, Lars, director of photography.
Andersen, Niels Pagh, editor of moving image work.
Billeskov Jansen, Janus, 1951- editor of moving image work.
Montpetit, Mariko, editor of moving image work.
Fatj©đ-Vilas, Ariadna, 1980- editor of moving image work.
Bengtsen, Charlotte Munch, editor of moving image work.
Andersson, Erik, editor of moving image work.
Morris, Errol. Murders of Gonzago.
Final Cut for Real (Firm), presenter, production company.
Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, production company.
Arte (Firm), production company.
Yleisradio Oy, production company.
Sveriges television, production company.
VPRO, production company.
Kudos Family Distribution (Firm), production company.
Against Gravity, production company.
Novaya Zemlya, production company.
Piraya Film (Firm), production company.
Spring Films, production company.
Drafthouse Films, film distributor.
Cinedigm (Firm), film distributor.
Added Title Democracy now! (Television program).
Standard No. 025192219191
Music No. 2029768 Drafthouse Films
2029769 Drafthouse Films

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