The newest documentary from Frederick Wiseman, Monrovia, Indiana, is opening this weekend around the country.
My review is at Eyes Wide Open:
There is nothing like a Frederick Wiseman movie. With an allergic resistance to the messaging and urgency prevalent in today’s nonfiction filmmakers, he has amassed a singular body of work that has done more to illuminate the human condition than any other single American filmmaker. He could be our greatest living documentarian…
Here is the trailer: