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Three Colours: Red

Continuing with Krzysztof Kieślowski’s Three Colours trilogy, each film exploring a principal of the French Revolution, Red is the chapter that examines fraternity. This is actually the final part of the trilogy, but I’ve watched it before… 317 more words

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Krótki film o miłości

No amarás (1988)

Tomek es un joven tímido y solitario que trabaja en la oficina de correos. Por las noches, espía a una mujer mayor, Magda, a través de su ventana, con la ayuda de un telescopio. 535 more words

Drama

Three Colours: Blue

Last week, Theresa May called for a “red, white and blue Brexit,” which was very European of her considering those are famously the colours of the French Tricolore. 478 more words

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Three Colors: Red

I can’t be the only one who, after watching this, immediately went to the kitchen for a glass of cherry Kool-Aid. 641 more words

Three Reels

1001 progress

I’ve been using the 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die list (2013 edition) to direct my film-viewing for a couple of years now, and I thought it might be worth having a look at how it’s been going… Before starting to use the list, I’d watched some 407 of the movies. 1,400 more words

Films

Krzysztof Kieslowski box sext of his work out on dvd/Blu Ray

DEKALOG AND OTHER TELEVISION WORKS (15) 1998 POLAND KIESLOWSKI, KRZYSZTOF DUAL FORMAT BLU RAY/DVD £63.99
All ten episodes of the acclaimed Polish drama series ‘Dekalog’, revolving around the consequences arising from a breach of one of the Ten Commandments. 377 more words

Russian/Eastern European Cinema

DEKALOG 8

“Thou shalt not bear false witness against thy neighbor.” —Exodus 20:16, King James Version

The eighth commandment of the Roman Catholic faith (the ninth in the Protestant) is largely interpreted as “Thou shalt not lie,” but for Kieślowski and Piesiewicz, this commandment creates a moral conundrum that places the subjects, Zofia (Maria Koscialkowska) and Elzbieta (Teresa Marczewska) in an ethical hell. 829 more words

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