Nowhere since the 3rd Reich has a film industry been so employed in so fruitless a mission. True, 310 million Americans believe what the Hollywood churn portrays as truth. Which keeps 310 Americans happily consumed by their TVs, happily believing they matter. Meanwhile, the European film industry portrays things that actually matter. True, these things are completely lost on Americans but, as we all know, Americans are not good at reading subtitles.