Lowering the Bar

Möller, Olaf
May 2008
Film Comment;May/Jun2008, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p65
The article discusses the 2008 Berlin film festival. The author claims that the selection process for films shown at the festival has been so watered down that all programming is now middlebrow. This is blamed on efforts by festival head Dieter Kosslick to focus on celebrities and powerful members of the industry rather than the films themselves.


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