There is really a lot of gorgeous, lyrical, period flavor here–so I certainly want this review to read as a recommendation. If not for an abrupt tonal shift for the last act, I may have considered this amongst the year’s very best. 371 more words
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Day 4: OF TIME AND THE CITY (Terence Davies, UK, 2008)
In the hands of the great Terence Davies, what could easily have been a lightweight commissioned puff piece celebrating his native Liverpool takes on deeper and somewhat darker dimensions, instead becoming what he characterizes as his “ 219 more words
How can a film look so stunning and yet seem so bleak? Welcome to the world of Terence Davies.
Sunset Song is the latest offering from the supremely gifted and idiosyncratic British filmmaker. 1,014 more words