Berlinale Bust or Buzz? Plenty of Stars but Few Cinematic Gems

Stars such as the Rolling Stones, Madonna and Penelope Cruz may have turned out on in force for this year's Berlinale, but there were few cinematic masterpieces. Documentaries managed to save the day, in particular Errol Morris' "Standard Operating Procedure," which re-examines the Abu Ghraib scandal in Iraq to chilling effect.
Von Naomi Buck