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Film Response – Calendar

  In class last week, we watched Atom Egoyan’s 1993 film Calendar. In this intriguing film, the viewers witness a photographer’s journey through Armenia with his wife and a translator. What makes the film interesting, however, is that each time … Continue reading

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Film Response – Sans Soleil

Chris Marker’s essay film, Sans Soleil (or Sunless in English), is definately one of the more bizare films I have seen. The film shows scenes mostly in Japan and Africa, with constant narration read by a French woman. The style … Continue reading

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Film Response – The Red and the White

The Red and the White is a 1967 Eastern European film from Hungary directed by Miklos Jancso. In the 1960s films were popping up all over Eastern Europe during the Eastern European New Wave. This movie, with its change of … Continue reading

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Film Response – Dog Day Afternoon

  Max Gazzara             Dog Day Afternoon     The New Hollywood film that I chose to watch was Dog Day Afternoon. Al Pacino does an amazing job in this riveting and entertaining movie. New Hollywood films were prevalent throughout the whole … Continue reading

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