The filmmakers examine a country where death squad leaders are celebrated as heroes, challenging them to reenact their real-life mass-killings in the style of the American movies they love.
1 videodisc (NTSC, 122 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (40 pages).
4 3/4 in.
digital optical Dolby
video file DVD video region 1
Target Audience Note:
CHVR: Not rated. OFRB Rating: 14A.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2012.
Special features: 45 min. interview with Oppenheimer on democracy now!; Audio commentary with executive producer Werner Herzog and director Joshua Oppenheimer; Vice presents: Werner Herzog and Errol Morris on The act of killing; Deleted scenes; Trailers; 40 page booklet featuring an essay by Errol Morris; Digital download.
Cinematographers: Carlos Arango de Montis, Lars Skree; editors: Niels Pagh Anderson and 5 others; composer: Elin Byen Vister, Karsten Fundal; producers: Jdram Ten Brink and 2 others.
Haji Anif, Syamsul Arifin, Sakhyan Asmara.
DVD; NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Indonesian dialogue; with English subtitles.
Publisher or Distributor Number:
Cinedigm ; no. 14.
Cinedigm ; no. 14̀
Subjects:Death squads -- Indonesia.
Indonesia -- History -- Coup d'état, 1965.
Pemuda Pancasila (Organization)
Social problem films.
Other Authors:Anif, Haji
Cinedigm (Firm), film distributor.
Final Cut for Real (Firm), production company.
Herzog, Werner, 1942- film producer.
Morris, Errol, film producer.
Oppenheimer, Joshua, 1974- film director.
Singer, André, 1945- film producer.
Sørensen, Signe Byrge, film producer.