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Top 10 Favorite Films (Thus Far)

  1. Wings of Desire (1987), Directed by Wim Wenders

An intimate portrayal of the common citizens of Berlin through the eyes of an angel who wishes nothing more than to be among them. 370 more words

Ingmar Bergman

A lot of gratitude and nail biting

If you’d asked me a year ago if I’d be hitting up everyone I know and a lot of people I don’t know to back a film I’m making, I would’ve said: “That’s crazy,” or, “That’s not me,” or, “Don’t you know I’m a thin-skinned introvert? 235 more words

Documentary

Liv Ullmann: Changing (1977)

Autobiography of the Norwegian actress best known for her starring roles in Ingmar Bergman films and for touring the world as Nora in Henrik Ibsen’s A Doll’s House. 311 more words

Book

As imperceptibly as grief the summer lapsed away

As imperceptibly as grief
The summer lapsed away…

–Emily Dickinson

Music

"It was like walking on the bottom of the sea"

It was like walking on the bottom of the sea.
As if I had drowned long ago…

― Eugene O’Neill, Long Day’s Journey Into Night

Music

CRACKING HOLLYWOOD’S PERSONA: BERGMAN’S DISREGARD OF ‘STORY’

In this post, I contemplate the parameters of ‘new cinema’ and use Bergman’s classic, ‘Persona’ to illustrate my thesis: new cinema isn’t always unnecessarily obscure and alienating. 573 more words

Film Reviews (op-ed)