Perhaps it was inevitable, by design, that Susan Sontag, who found her ultimate identity as a bridge between Europe and America, should inspire not one but two German symposiums on the ten year anniversary of her death.
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I am looking forward to seeing Turkish-German director Fatih Akin's new movie, Soul Kitchen, at Tribeca. I so enjoyed two of his previous films that I decided to watch them again.
Rainer Werner Fassbinder, the preeminent force behind Germany's "new cinema" of the seventies, would have just turned 64 had he lived. Sadly, last Thu...
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