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Love in the Time of Amnesia

Hiroshima mon amour by Alain Resnais

The New York Film Forum last week screened the newly restored digital version of the daring 1959 fictional film debut of Alain Resnais,  4,986 more words


Amour (2012)

Director: Michael Haneke

Stars: Emmanuelle Riva, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Isabelle Huppert

The first film to make me cry

I’m a nineteen year old male (straight, before you ask) and I’d never cried in a film before I saw Amour. 852 more words

Die 100 besten Filme aller Zeiten - Die Plätze 70 - 61

Platz 70

Funny Games

Österreich 1997. Regie: Michael Haneke. Darsteller: Ulrich Mühe, Susanne Lothar, Arno Frisch. 104 Minuten. FSK 18

Eindringliche Gewaltstudie gepaart mit scharfer Kritik am Medienkonsum. 594 more words

Die 100 Besten Filme Aller Zeiten

Torture Worn: Martyrs

As Anna (Morjana Alaoi) walks tepidly down the uncomfortably clean, chrome hallway, the overhead lights go on, one by one, revealing something akin to a claustrophobic passageway to Hell. 1,529 more words

Take One

The 50 Most Horrific Family Relationships in Film

Celine Dion once famously said, “I’d like to dedicate this next song to all of the parents and all the children of the world” — to which a not-quite-as-famous YouTuber famously responded, “All the parents + all of the children of the world = fucking everybody.” Yes, one of the most fundamental facts of life — or at least life pre-singularity or pre- 3,924 more words


Funny Games (2007)

Haneke’s original Funny Games is one of my favourite movies of all time so it’s pretty crazy to think it’s taken me this long to see his remake. 523 more words

Media Diet

Moving pictures, #9

Yet more moving pictures watched by Yours Truly. The plan to watch those 1001 films before I die continues apace, although perhaps if the title of the list is to be believed I should slow down a bit… Nah. 1,244 more words