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The Look of Silence

The Look of Silence
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Adi Rukun Adi Rukun
Himself, brother of murdered Ramli Rukun
M.Y. Basrun M.Y. Basrun
Himself, former commander of a civilian militia
Amir Hasan Amir Hasan
Himself, former leader of death squad
Inong Inong
Himself, former leader the village death squad
Kemat Kemat
Himself, survivor from Snake River massacre
Amir Siahaan Amir Siahaan
Himself, former commander of Snake River death squads
Ted Yates Ted Yates
Himself, reporter, NBC News


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Through Oppenheimer’s footage of perpetrators of the 1965 Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered, as well as the identities of the killers. The documentary focuses on the youngest son, an optometrist named Adi, who decides to break the suffocating spell of submission and terror by doing something unimaginable in a society where the murderers remain in power: he confronts the men who killed his brother and, while testing their eyesight, asks them to accept responsibility for their actions. This unprecedented film initiates and bears witness to the collapse of fifty years of silence.
Tags: Documentary (3), 2014 (2), UK (1), Israel (1), France (1), Usa (1), Germany (1), Netherlands (1), 2015 (1), 2010s (1), 100 Min. (1), Color (1), Denmark (1), Indonesia (1), Finland (1), Norway (1)
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