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Great determination / La grande détermination

“Your little will can’t do anything. It takes great determination. Great determination doesn’t mean just making an effort. It means the whole universe is behind you and with you – the birds, trees, sky, moon, and ten directions.” 120 more words

Le Voyage Du Héros

Beasts of the Southern Wild (dir. Benh Zeitlin, 2012)

Hailed by critics as daring and original, Beasts of the Southern Wild is more like a collage of influences. Director Benh Zeitlin filters an obvious love of Southern literature (a little Twain here, a little Faulkner there) through a narrative and visual style indebted to Terrence Malick. 548 more words

William Faulkner