Director: Joris Ivens
The buildings and bridges, the people and their lives viewed from the Seine as it flows through Paris.
Wills are tested and lives changed forever in this heartwarming and often hilarious story of two very different people thrown together by chance.Fifty years ago, 82 year-old Vig bought a castle in … More »
“Our documentary history shouldn't be forgotten.” - filmmaker John Hughes ... In 1946 celebrated Dutch documentarian Joris Ivens defied his government and released a radical film supporting Indon… More »
A co-worker of Joris Ivens gives a personal impression of the port of Rotterdam. ... More »
This remarkable film marks a new departure in the career of a unique director. Having shed the early classification of a modern Joris Ivens or a Dutch combination of Peter Watkins with the ethonograp… More »
Jons Ivens' involvement with China began in 1938, when he filmed his The 400 Million, his account of the Sino-Japanese War. He returned to China again in the '50s and '60s, then filmed, with his wife… More »