Tributes - Retrospectives - Cinema on cinema
| 28 minutes | 1961
A candid-camera view of professional wrestling as seen in the Montréal Forum, where some of the biggest bouts are staged, and in back-street wrestling parlors where the warriors practice their art. Nothing escapes the probing camera as well-muscled tyros grapple, punch, squirm, roar and grimace, adding their own variations of showmanship to amuse and excite the crowd.
As part of LES PEAUX LISSES (CARTE BLANCHE À DENIS CÔTÉ)
A sensitive tribute to the life and work of the physician who flouted Nazi rule to champion children’s rights, Korczak transcends the gravity of the...
POLAND , Germany , United Kingdom | 28 minutes | 1990
An infernal duel between two hit men bent on annihilating each other. Delirious destruction and an ecstatically twisted storyline for an inimi- table high...
JAPAN | 28 minutes | 1967
This unsung documentary about women’s bodybuilding features abundant sweat, ripped bodies and 80s nail polish. In 1977, the unlikely docudrama Pumping...
UNITED STATES | 28 minutes | 1985
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