The Act of Killing by Joshua Oppenheimer


In a country where killers are celebrated as heroes, the filmmakers challenge unrepentant death squad leaders to dramatise their role in genocide. The hallucinatory result is a cinematic fever dream, an unsettling journey deep into the imaginations of mass-murderers and the shockingly banal regime of corruption and impunity they inhabit.


2012 / DCP / 1 :1,85 - Colour - Sound : mix 5.1

Duration: 120 minutes

Original Version : Indonesian


Director: Joshua Oppenheimer



86th Academy Awards
Nomination for Best Documentary Feature prize
Best Documentary
Festival de Cinéma Valenciennes 2013
Grand Prize
ZagrebDox, 2013
Movies that Matter Award
One World, Prague 2013
Best Film
Geneva International Human Rights Film Festival 2013
Gilda Vieira de Mello Prize
Festival de Cinéma Valenciennes 2013
Special Mention, Critic’s Jury
Planete + Doc Warsaw 2013
Audience Award
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2013
Grand Prize
FICUNAM, Mexico 2013
Audience Award
Berlin Film Festival 2013
Prize of the Ecumenical Jury
Berlin Film Festival 2013
Panorama Audience Award
Cinema Eye Honors Award
Outstanding Achievement in Nonfiction Feature Filmmaking
Asia Pacific Screen Award
Best Documentary Feature Film
Biografilm Festival Italy 2013
Grand Prize
BritDoc 2013
Puma Impact Award
Gotham Award 2013
Best Documentary
European Film Award 2013
Best Documentary
Danish Film Academy Award 2013
Best Documentary
BIAFF, Georgia 2013
Grand Prix for Best Documentary
Sheffield Doc/Fest 2013
Audience Award
Human Rights, Human Dignity Int. Film Festival Myanmar
Aung San Suu Kyi Award for Best Documentary
Janela Internacional de Cinema do Recife, Brazil 2013
Best Film
Yamagata Int. Documentary Film Festival 2013
Mayor’s Prize
Grimstad Short and Documentary Film Festival 2013
Grand Prize
Ram Dam Film Festival 2013
Audience Award
IndieLisboa 2013
Amnesty International Award
Nordisk Panorama 2013
Best Nordic Documentary
Bergen Int. Film Festival 2013
Grand Prize
Karama Human Rights Film Festival, Jordan 2013
Best Feature Documentary
Ram Dam Film Festival 2013
Critics Prize
Traverse City Film Festival 2013
The Stanley Kubrick Award for Bold and Innovative Filmmaking
Royal Anthropological Institute Film Festival 2013
Basil Wright Prize
DocumentaMadrid 2013
Audience Award
DocumentaMadrid 2013
First Prize of the Jury
BelDocs 2013
Grand Prix for Best Film
European Film Award
Best Documentary Award




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