March 17, 2014
keyframedaily:

andreii-tarkovsky:

by Mark Neil Balson

"Both in theme and stylistic invention," writes Robert Avila, “Tarkovsky’s sixth film builds on what came before and clears the way for what lay ahead. It also remains a magnificent film on its own, characterized by a languid, moody and thrilling beauty as well as a compelling moral urgency that feels undiminished, indeed reinforced by the intervening decades.”

keyframedaily:

andreii-tarkovsky:

by Mark Neil Balson

"Both in theme and stylistic invention," writes Robert Avila, “Tarkovsky’s sixth film builds on what came before and clears the way for what lay ahead. It also remains a magnificent film on its own, characterized by a languid, moody and thrilling beauty as well as a compelling moral urgency that feels undiminished, indeed reinforced by the intervening decades.”

March 14, 2014
Farewell to the courageous, iconic Věra Chytilová.

Farewell to the courageous, iconic Věra Chytilová.

March 14, 2014
criterioncollection:

“When we’re faced with purity and innocence, the cynical mask drops off, and all that is best in us reawakens.”
Love through the lens of Fellini, at the Paris Review.

criterioncollection:

“When we’re faced with purity and innocence, the cynical mask drops off, and all that is best in us reawakens.”

Love through the lens of Fellini, at the Paris Review.

March 10, 2014

March 10, 2014
Back cover of the soundtrack LP to Roman Polanski’s TESS (MCA Records, 1979).

Back cover of the soundtrack LP to Roman Polanski’s TESS (MCA Records, 1979).

February 27, 2014
Marketa.

Marketa.

February 26, 2014
A new 35mm print of MARKETA LAZAROVA opens at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn this Friday, with a nationwide tour to come.

A new 35mm print of MARKETA LAZAROVA opens at BAMcinématek in Brooklyn this Friday, with a nationwide tour to come.

January 30, 2014

January 15, 2014
Yes, that’s Charlie Chaplin held aloft by Douglas Fairbanks. Wall Street, 1918.

Yes, that’s Charlie Chaplin held aloft by Douglas Fairbanks. Wall Street, 1918.

January 8, 2014

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