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Effi Briest

While reportedly a film of singular importance to writer-director Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Effi Briest feels less passionately engaged than distinctively detached. That affect is no doubt intentional; Fassbinder was nothing if not a self-conscious, sophisticated artist. 450 more words

Films

Cinema - Episode 7: The War With Television

And welcome back!

The War With Television: 1960-1970

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INT. A HOUSE. NIGHT.

Your HOST jumps into the room wearing a fun hat, but you don’t notice because you’re watching TV. 1,688 more words

Film History

सिनेमांतली व्हिज्युअल काॅमेडी हरवत चाललीय

चित्रपटांमध्ये संवादांचा, व्हीएफएक्सचा, गाणी आणि इतर गोष्टींचा जास्तीत जास्त वापर होत आहे. या सगळ्यांमध्ये चित्रपट या शब्दातील ‘चित्र’ कुठेतरी हरवतंय.

म्हणजे सिनेमामध्ये कथा, पटकथा, संवाद इत्यादींना ‘थोडंफार’ महत्त्व मिळतंय.

Abshelar

A Narrative of Unparalleled Discovery: Dawson City - Frozen Time

Cinema Rediscovered, a festival dedicated to screening classics and rediscovering the history of cinema, was a perfect guise under which to see Bill Morrison’s Dawson City: Frozen Time. 574 more words

Film

The Evil Men Do - The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)

The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945)

“I am jealous of everything whose beauty does not die. I am jealous of the portrait you have painted of me. 471 more words

Film History

Cinema - Episode 6: Landscapes and Horizons

Welcome Back!

Landscapes and Horizons: 1950-1960

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EXT. DAY. AN ENDLESS BEACH.

Your HOST waves to you from a grassy hill while the camera zooms out, taking in the sweeping panorama of the seascape in the background. 1,287 more words

Disney

The Meaning of "Animation" in Edison's Frankenstein (1910)

This video is an experimental “annotation essay” that develops a reading of Edison’s Frankenstein (1910) through on-screen text annotations. This is the complete film, unedited except for the annotations and new digital intertitles. 50 more words

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