Nina Berman

Documentary photographer
     
Triumph of the Shill -NB1
Location: New York City
Nationality: American
Biography: Nina Berman is a documentary photographer, filmmaker, author and educator. Her wide-ranging work looks at  American politics, militarism,  post violence trauma and resistance.  Her photographs and videos have been exhibited at more... read on
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Triumph of the Shill -NB1
Copyright Nina Berman 2022
Updated Dec 2021

The short documentary Triumph of the Shill reimagines the Leni Riefenstahl 1935 Nazi propaganda classic as an aesthetic blueprint to consider the 2017 presidential inauguration and election of Donald J. Trump.   

Running time:  10.22 minutes.   

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Credits:

Producer, director, editor: Nina Berman
Camera: Nina Berman, Giovanna Chesler, Nasreen Alkhateeb
Sound Design: Nina Berman
Sound recordings: JR Osborn, Jennifer Quintana, Nasreen ALkhateeb, Nina Berman, Giovanna Chesler
Assistant Sound Editor: Elyse Blennerhassett
Production Assistants: Rebekah Mejorado, Andrew Jorgenson
Post Production Assistant: Thor Neureiter



Screenings

Musee de la photographie, Charleroi, Belgium
Boite Noire

January 25, 2020 - September 20, 2020

Lenfest Center for the Arts, NY
A Tribute to Jump Cut #1
December 11, 2018

Hamburg Triennial of Photography, Germany
June 7, 2018

DC Independent Film Festival, Washington DC
February, 17, 2018

School of Visual Arts,  New York City
Year One Exhibition
January 29 - February 9, 2018

Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival,  Florida
November 4, 2018 and November 13, 2018

Portland Film Festival,  Portland, Oregon
November 4, 2018

New Filmmakers, New York
Anthology Film Archives
November 2, 2018

Photoville, Brooklyn, NY
September 13 - 24, 2018

Mirback Plaza,  Bratislava, Slovakia
June 29 -September 17, 2017


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