Author Archives: myun

Calendar

In Calendar, directed by Atom Egoyan we see the photographer reliving several moments of his life, through different devices, such as the calendar, videotape, photographs and dates. The story is told from only three locations: In Armenia, in the photographer’s … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response, Film Response 05/02 | Comments Off on Calendar

Sans Soleil

Sans Soleil, directed by Chris Marker is a film that is a composition of thoughts, images and scenes from Japan and Guinea-Bissau. While watching this film it was hard for me to be interested. Nothing kept me entertained. There were … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response, Film Response 04/04 | Comments Off on Sans Soleil

The Red and the White

The Red and the White is a 1967 film directed by Miklos Jancso. The Hungarian title for this film is, Csillagosok, katonák which is translated to “Stars on their Caps.” A number of Jancsó film titles are quotes from songs.  … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response, Film Response 03/07 | Comments Off on The Red and the White

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore

New Hollywood sometimes referred to as the “American New Wave“, refers to the time from the mid-1960s to the early 1980s when a new generation of young filmmakers started influencing the types of films produced. Technically, the greatest change the … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response, Film Response 02/23 | 4 Comments