Author Archives: Stephanie Shiwram

Calendar

Calendar is 1993 film by Atom Egoyan and the last screening in class. Like most of the recent films that we have been watching, the theme has to do with time and memory.A photographer is sent to Armenia to take pictures … Continue reading

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

Sans Soleil (1983)

So In class we watched Sans Soleil (1983), an essay documentary experimental film. This film was so hard to follow but based on what I saw the two main places that the film was set in was Africa and Japan. … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response, Film Response 04/04 | Comments Off on Sans Soleil (1983)

Daisies 1966

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SulMcaERgBU I can’t even begin to describe how confusing this film was so let me start off with the basics. Daisies is a 1966 Czech film directed by Věra Chytilová and considered a milestone of the Czechoslovak New Wave (Nová … Continue reading

Posted in Film Response 03/07, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Daisies 1966

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore (1974)

Alice Doesn’t Live Here Anymore is a 1974 romantic drama film directed by Martin Scorsese. Starring Ellen Burstyn and Kris Kristofferson, it is about a widow who travels across America with her son to find a better life and fulfill her … Continue reading

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