Movie Diary 4/1/2014

The Missing Picture (Rithy Panh, 2013). The filmmaker recalls his nightmarish experiences as a child under the Khmer Rouge. The recollections are enacted by carved, painted wooden figures, a haunting approach that also incorporates some vintage footage. This is one of the five nominated foreign-language Oscar films, and a worthy choice. (full review 4/4)

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