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What's Showing In Independent, Foreign & Documentary Film, February 12

Take a look into the brutality of the Holocaust through one man's eyes or glimpse the golden era of Hollywood. See how one man overcomes a stutter and another overcomes the challenges dealt to him by Agent Orange. Our indie, foreign and documentary film critics discussed all of these and more in this edition of Up to Date.

Here's a list of the films from the show:

  • Son of Saul
  • Where To Invade Next
  • Oscar Animated Shorts: World of Tomorrow, Sanjay's Super Team, Bear Story, Prologue, We Can't Live Without Cosmos
  • Oscar Documentary Shorts: Body Team 12, Chau Beyond the Lines, Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah, A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness, Last Day of Freedom
  • Oscar Live Action Shorts: Ave Maria, Day One, Everything Will Be Okay, Shok, Stutterer
  • 45 Years
  • Hail Caesar
  • Anomalisa

Our critics also recommend the Kansas City Jewish Film Festival at the Jewish Community Center White Theater in Overland Park, Kansas, Feb. 12-17.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.