Before Adam CURTIS (1955, UK) became a documentary maker, he taught political science at Oxford. He quickly moved into television broadcasting, where he built a reputation with a series of multi-award-winning documentaries for the BBC. Films that reveal political ideologies using a lot of archive material and a playful style, often featuring a voice-over by Curtis.
(selectie) Inside Story: The Road To Terror (1989), Pandora's Box (1992), The Living Dead (1995), The Century of the Self (2002), The Power of Nightmares (2005), All Watched Over By Machines of Loving Grace (2011), Bitter Lake (2015)
Adam Curtis at IFFR