Friday Feb 14
The Daily Star
Dissecting buildings' stories in 3-D
BERLIN: If buildings could talk, what would they tell us? German art-house director Wim Wenders, Robert Redford and four other filmmakers ponder, prod and probe the "souls" of six iconic landmarks in a premiere at the Berlin film festival.
Cathedrals of Culture: Berlin Review
The apotheosis of architecture by six auteur directors is sometimes dazzling, sometimes not, but overall makes a pleasing package for uptown audiences.
Wim Wenders' 'Pina' Gives Dance on Film a New Dimension
Philippina "Pina" Bausch, one of the major figures in the landscape of modern dance, founded her Tanztheater in Wuppertal, Germany in 1972, and for anyone whose only encounter with European modern dance is catching a bit of Mummenschanz on PBS, Pina's work is staggering stuff.
Berlin: Wim Wenders on How 3D is Drowning 'in a Lack of Imagination'
"We have all come to the terrible and totally wrong conclusion that 3D is strictly related to action and special effects," says the auteur, whose 3D film "Cathedrals of Culture" will premiere at the fest.
One Day Pina Asked
A fortuitous encounter between two icons of film and dance, Pina Bausch and Chantal Akerman, One Day Pina Asked... is Akerman's singular look at the work of the remarkable choreographer and her Wuppertal Tanztheater during a five-week European tour.