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  • Amadeus



    r/Letterboxd - Film Club 031 - Best Picture Winners

    It's hard to talk about the Academy Awards without a significant amount of eye rolling and groaning. For every Parasite, there is a Green Book, for every Return Of The King there is a Driving Miss Daisy. But sometimes, The Academy gets things right, and in 1985 Amadeus walked away with a plethora of awards; and deservedly so.

    Adapted from Peter Shafferβ€˜s play of the same name, Amadeus is a grandiose,…

  • Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles

    Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles


    What an intriguing experiment in space and structure. Jeanne Dielman is an ambitious, radically politicised piece of social realism. The mother, the lover, the housewife; Akerman explores the domestic and the sexual in an unconventionally static style. The discussion (or lake thereof) of the role of the woman in 70's society is presented in a predominately visual and rigorously structured schedule. When Paul Schrader wrote about the art of 'transcendental style in film', this is what he meant. The viewer…

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