When Killers Go Unpunished

Oscar-nominated documentary 'The Act of Killing' explores Indonesian genocide

February 28, 2016

Sometimes a great movie forces you to see the world in a completely different way. That’s the case with Joshua Oppenheimer’s documentary, "The Act of Killing." The film follows a former Indonesian death squad leader as he remembers and even re-enacts the atrocities he committed. Oppenheimer says his subjects were proud to share their story.