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The Long Day Closes (1992)

The Long Day Closes / Terence Davies / 1992 / 

Active Ingredients: Evocations of memory and sensations; Music; Editing
Side Effects: Weightiness in tone; Preference against characterization… 377 more words

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Andrei Tarkovsky's 'Sculpting in Time' - Best Quotes

Pg. 43: ‘The allotted function of the artist is not, as is often assumed, to put across ideas, to propagate thoughts, to serve as example. The aim of art is to prepare a person for death, to plough and harrow his soul, rendering it capable of turning to good.’ 930 more words


The Sacrifice (Andrei Tarkovsky, 1986)

Easily among the slowest of them all. Tarkovsky’s films are few, and it’s fairly easy to mark out their shared formal features and formal progress. As long as  466 more words



Director of Photography: Sven Nykvist

Director: Andrei Tarkovsky

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