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Film Response #3: Sans Soleil

Chris Marker’s essay film, Sans Soleil (1983) was by far the most frustrating movie I have ever watched in my life.  I tried to understand it, but many times I would lose track of what was going on.  We mentioned … Continue reading

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The Red and the White

The Red and the White(1967) was made by the Hungarian filmmaker Miklós Jancsó.  He was known for his strong political films that used a popular technique in Eastern European cinema called “double language”.  This was a way of passing the … Continue reading

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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

The New Hollywood era had many great films and breakthrough subject matters, things that the film industry had never seen before.  Film directors were younger and therefore willing to take bigger risks with their films in order to attract more … Continue reading

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