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Feast for the Spirit

Babette’s Feast (1987)

This Lent, I’m trying to watch every film in the religion section of the Vatican film list.
This film was so simple yet I was not hungry when the film ended.  281 more words

Movie Reflections

Love Gone Wrong with von Trier

I have never been a devotee of Valentine’s Day. I can certainly be a hopeless romantic, but overcrowded restaurants, pink balloons everywhere and waxy chocolate aren’t really my thing. 241 more words

Scandinavia

My thoughts on the movie Nymphomaniac

I just finished watching Lars Von Trier’s Nymphomaniac which story is about a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac Joe who recounts her erotic experiences to the man named Seligman who saved her after a beating.  545 more words

Revealing the Fiction of Our Reality

Revealing the Fiction of Our Reality

Interview with Joshua Oppenheimer about what the process of making The Act of Killing and The Look of Silence has taught him, and how he sees his role as documentary filmmaker today. 6 more words

Film

Lars von Trier Speaks!

Lars von Trier Speaks! 9 Takeaways From His First Interview In Three Years

Danish provocateur Lars von Trier broke his self-imposed vow of silence in an interview revealing heavy alcohol and drug abuse, anxiety about writing sober, inspiration for “Nymphomaniac” and what he really meant to say about Hitler in Cannes. 6 more words

Film

Movie Melancholia...without spoilers...'cause that would suck...

Had to watch this film twice…once to get over the crying, and again to take in all the visually stunning and fascinating leitmotifs along with music to haunt one’s soul.   91 more words

Movies

Movie: The Hunt (2012)

(Danish: Jagten; Country: Denmark; Language: Danish)

‘It is assumed that children tell the truth but it’s common for children to describe non-existing details’ and ‘to have a vivid imagination.’ 133 more words

Alternate Cinema