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Film Response 4: Calendar

The film Calendar is interesting and in a way organized in how we get all these different scenes yet we are able to follow through what the problem/ story behind these scenes is. Atom Egoyan directs and stars in this film … Continue reading

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Film Response 3: Sans Soleil

Sans Soleil, directed by Chris Marker, is one of the most complex and confusing films I have ever seen. “A unique meditation on time, memory and place… this nonlinear essay fuses the poetic narration of an unseen woman with kaleidoscopic … Continue reading

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Film Response 2: The Red and The White

The Red and the White is a 1967 film directed by Miklos Jansco was banned in the U.S.S.R for many years for its subject matter on the Russian Civil War. “Set in the hills along the Volga River during Russia’s … Continue reading

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Film Response-Dog Day Afternoon

Dog Day Afternoon directed by Sidney Lumet begins with scenery of Brooklyn and moves on to Sonny (Al Pacino) and Sal (John Cazale) talking quietly in a car before entering the bank. The movie proceeds with their attempt to rob … Continue reading

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