Triumph of the Shill screened at DC Independent Film Festival

Saturday, February 17th

NAVAL HERITAGE CENTER Screens as part of Really Real Documentary Shorts

Using Washington D.C and New York’s Trump Tower as a backdrop, Triumph of the Shill, reimagines the Leni Riefenstahl Nazi classic as an aesthetic blueprint to consider the 2017 presidential inauguration and the election of Donald J. Trump.

Director Bio: Nina Berman is a photographer, author and filmmaker creating work around politics, ideology and militarism in the U.S. She was a 2010 Whitney Biennial artist and teaches documentary photography and film at Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Watch the trailer to her movie here.