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I always had slight doubts about the authenticity of my South Korean DVD or Zulawski’s LA FIDELITE, but when I finally got around to playing it and the label promptly shredded off of disc 1, I began to think it might not be wholly legit. 537 more words



Zulawski’s SZAMANKA — translates, sort of, as SHAMANESS. His return to Poland after several years making movies in France and elsewhere. Completely bananas. Sometimes a strong central performance anchors a Zulawski film to some kind of relatable reality. 196 more words


Cosmos (Andrzej Żuławski, 2015)

About five percent of the observable universe comprises matter and energy that we can know and measure and be comfortable with. The rest is dark energy – the silent engine behind the universe’s constant expansion – and dark matter, which is invisible but gaugeable by its otherwise baffling effects. 1,883 more words

21st-century Films

The Wondrous yet Frustrating "On the Silver Globe"

The Film Society of Lincoln Center recently premiered Andrzej Zulawski’s 1988 science-fiction epic, On the Silver Globe, and as I was walking out the theater, I had understood that grasping the film would be rather difficult; not necessarily because… 1,404 more words


Review: 'Cosmos'

Watching an Andrzej Zulawski film can be quite an adventure. Before his sudden death earlier this year on the eve of the New York Film Festival premier of Cosmos, Zulawski’s career spanned five decades…. 747 more words


La posesión, body horror de desamor

El primer plano de La posesión (1981), de Andrzej Zulawski, muestra al muro de Berlín, división política que funciona como la imagen de la fragmentación. En su primera película en inglés, Zulawski (1940-2016) abordó la separación de una pareja a través del cine de horror, específicamente del… 869 more words


Moving pictures, #40

This is the second Moving pictures post in which I’ve not watched a film from the 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list. Oh well. 1,780 more words