« The Journey » is a 14½ hour documentary film by Peter Watkins, made between the years 1983 and 1985 on several contin...
For a whole year, this documentary gives voice to three athletes with mental or psychological disabilities.
For a whole year, this documentary gives voice to three athletes : Matthis Daniel, Rodrigue Massianga, and Lucas Créange. These are top athletes who suffer from a range of mental disabilities, some more obvious than others.
In the intimacy of the taxicab, New York’s immigrant taxi drivers tell their stories. While sketching the outlines of tomorrow’s America, their tales question what it means to try to become who you want to be: how do you choose your life instead of resigning to it?
It focuses on global political turmoil in the 1960s and '70s, particularly the rise of the New Left in France and the development of socialist movements in Latin America. Using the image of Lewis Carroll's Cheshire Cat, the film's title evokes a dissonance between the promise of a global socialist revolution (the grin) with its actual nonexistence.