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Blog Response #4:Calendar

Calendar, a somewhat humerous yet monotonous film directed and starring Atom Egoyan, is essential to the perceptions of what memory can provide to us through several technological avenues, such as videotape and photography. The theme in this film, is how he uses photography and videotape … Continue reading

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Blog Response #3 : Sans Soleil

Wow. This movie is extremely unique compared to other foreign films that I have watched, which have included many Czech movies, for if you haven’t watched any, can be completely bizarre, nonetheless visual mindbending masterpieces. Not that I can say that this is a bad movie, … Continue reading

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Chinatown

Chinatown, starring Jack Nicholson and Faye Dunaway is is a film that dwells off of the film noir movement of the 1940’s-1950’s even though it was released in 1974. The film was directed by the infamous Roman Polanski, and is … Continue reading

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The Red and the White

The Red and the White is a brilliantly shot film directed by Miklos Jancso, an acclaimed Hungarian director, set in the early 20th century during the Russian Civil war. I thought this film was pretty in your face and wanted … Continue reading

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