Category Archives: Movies & Documentaries

Marketa Lazarova: “… and the trials of the art movie”

The work of director František Vláčil is an often-fascinating look at the futility and miserable existence of life. His most prominent works follow unruly, violent heroes looking to survive within the cold Middle Ages. A real trendsetter in that specific vein of filmmaking, but it seems even

Don’t Look Now: “Ghosts of the future and of the past”

“VENICE IN PERIL” read the signs nestled in the background of quite a few of Nicolas Roeg and Anthony B. Richmond’s stunning deep focus images throughout Don’t Look Now. They’re the calling cards of a very real, and still active, British charity bent on restoring