Il Posto — dir. Ermanno Olmi

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Achieving Creative Triumphs with Andrei Tarkovsky (and Making of Andrei Rublev)

a-bittersweet-life:

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With Andrei Rublev, Tarkovsky was consciously crafting a language that owed nothing to literature, and it’s a pity so few others followed him. In today’s cinema, we’re still served up linear, cause-and-effect biographies of artists as if, by doing so, we’ll understand the person and be able…

untrustyou:

Ian Teh
A woman walks in the shallows over the Yangtze River in Chongqing, China. With the completion of the Three Gorges Dam, the water level will rise dramatically.

untrustyou:

Ian Teh

A woman walks in the shallows over the Yangtze River in Chongqing, China. With the completion of the Three Gorges Dam, the water level will rise dramatically.

2or3thingsiknowaboutfilm:

Alain Resnais
June 3, 1922 - March 1, 2014

"I’ve read articles calling me a filmmaker of memory. I’ve always refused that label by saying, ‘No, I want to make films that describe the imaginary.’ ”Alain Resnais, 2009

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P.S. Hoffman (A Tribute)

communicants:

The River (Tsai Ming-liang, 1997)