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The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence
  • 2014
  • 99 min
  • 15

Documentary about Indonesian death squads, from the perspective of optometrist Adi, whose brother was killed by a squad in 1965. Oppenheimer follows Adi's quest for the truth and conveys not just his courage in the face of death threats but his hopes for the future. Terrifying, tense and essential.

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Orangebox Young People's Centre, Halifax (0.0 miles)

1 Blackledge, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 1AF
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The Look of Silence

8 Jun 20155 stars

Joshua Oppenheimer is at the helm of another remarkable documentary

Documentarian Joshua Oppenheimer follows the groundbreaking, multi-award-winning The Act of Killing with another tremendous achievement. The location is still Indonesia but this time the focus is on optometrist Adi as he confronts the leaders of death…

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The Look of Silence Official Trailer 1 (2015) -- Joshua Oppenheimer Documentary HD

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