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Moving pictures 2017, #1

The first film post of 2017. I’m not planning on watching as many films this year as last, since I’m hoping Ill be spending that time doing other things, like writing. 2 044 fler ord


Framing European Cinema: Ingmar Bergman

Framing European Cinema: Part III
Ingmar Bergman – The Seventh Seal (AB Svensk Filmindustri, 1957)

As an icon of European Cinema and modern cinematography, Ingmar Bergmans ‘ 538 fler ord


Top 100 Films #49 - Autumn Sonata (1978)

#49. Autumn Sonata (1978)
Directed by: Ingmar Bergman
Written by: Ingmar Bergman
Starring: Ingrid Bergman, Liv Ullmann, Lena Nyman, Halvar Bjork

Sweden’s Ingmar Bergman knew familial drama like few others before or after them, and his 1978 film Autumn Sonata may very well be one of his most powerful late-career projects.   409 fler ord


The Eyes of My Mother ★

Nicolas Pesce’s directorial debut The Eyes of My Mother presents scenes that are all disturbing. The black-and-white horror film is a fever dream of sorts that depicts a tragedy that occurs to a young girl’s family during her childhood and the resulting loneliness that lingers into the girl’s adulthood. 526 fler ord

Round-up of 2016 and plans for 2017

The year 2016 finally delivered to me the thing all artists need: a stable income. The income doesn’t need to be big enough to fund a huge project; I’m talking about regular money so that you don’t have to shed all your plumage from stress when something very normal like a lease agreement needs to be signed, or you need to update your once-every-twenty-years tetanus inoculation! 1 038 fler ord


Wild Strawberries

Released:  1957

Cast:  Victor Sjostrom, Bibi Andersson, Ingrid Thulin, Gunnar Bjornstrand

SUMMARY:  Isak Borg (Victor Sjostrom) is a 78-year-old doctor who lives in Stockholm, Sweden.  He is embarking on a trip to Lund, where he will be given an award for fifty years of medical practice.  667 fler ord

1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die

Brisbane launch - 20th January 2017

It’s official —  Meteorites is getting a Brisbane launch!

Come along to Avid Reader bookstore in West End and listen to a relaxed Q & A session between me and the wonderful… 61 fler ord