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Notes on the Cinematograph and Bresson on Bresson —Tristan Burke

Robert Bresson, Notes on the Cinematograph, trans. Jonathan Griffin, introduction by J.M.G Le Clézio. New York Review of Books, 2016.

Robert Bresson, Bresson on Bresson: Interviews 1943-1983… 3,686 more words

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“That’s all that matters. Love. Not only love making, but just plain love. Love for life…” Henri Cartier-Bresson

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Film: Journal d'un curé de campagne (1951)

Journal d’un curé de campagne (1951)                     ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥ ♥

Stars: Claude Laydu, Nicole Maurey, Jean Riveyre

Director: Robert Bresson


La Dolce Vita (Italy/France, 1960)

Directed by: Federico Fellini. “Marcelloooooo!” My Italian new wave is embarrassingly minimal, so I thought this would be as good a place to start as any. 221 more words

A Hot Take on Wonder Woman

Patty Jenkins’ Wonder Woman has confounded expectations set up by previous entries into the DC Cinematic Universe by being coherent, light of touch, and having fully developed characters. 674 more words

Pickpocket, Robert Bresson, 1959

In a lot of the literature I’ve read recently, to prepare myself for my summer-long survey of European film movements, Bresson is pointed to as a figure who both preceded and then became an integral part of the French Nouvelle Vague.   287 more words

Top 3 Favourite French Films

I have always admired French cinema. There is a certain style, a sense of purpose and a playful spontaneity that the majority of Hollywood productions clearly lack. 783 more words

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