Watching the Criterion Collection in chronological order, then blogging about it.
Thursday, March 3, 2016
Death by Hanging (1968) - #798
Have you ever witnessed an execution? Have you ever seen an execution chamber? Somewhere in that grey ambiguous zone between acting on an...
Monday, January 25, 2016
Wild 90 (1968) - ES 35
What's your function, that's what I wanna know. Wild 90 is without a doubt the least auspicious entry that I could possibly ma...
Thursday, January 21, 2016
Brakhage '67 - #518
I can't go on. The time has come for me to bid a fond farewell to the Criterion films of 1967, a most legendary year in my recollect...
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Six Men Getting Sick (1967) - #725
... an animated project on a sculpted screen. I have to admit that in some ways, I feel a bit foolish and stumped by this self-imposed...
Tuesday, January 12, 2016
Cours du soir (1967) - #112
Cours du soir is a supplemental companion piece to Jacques Tati's masterpiece PlayTime . Parts of the short film (28 minutes) were sh...
Monday, January 11, 2016
Uncle Yanco (1967) - ES 43
Life... death... like railroad catastrophes. As Cocteau said, they can't be explained, they can be only felt. I'm writing this q...
Sunday, January 10, 2016
The Equinox... a journey into the supernatural (1967) - #338
OK, let's go. Go! I'll get straight to the point. The only reason that just about anyone would legitimately have to watch The Eq...
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