Favorite films

  • Rosa la Rose, Public Girl
  • Edvard Munch
  • Emperor of the North
  • The Student Prince in Old Heidelberg

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  • Katzelmacher

    ★★★

  • Obsession

    ★★★★★

  • Boy

    ★★★★

  • The Phantom of the Opera

    ★★★

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  • Katzelmacher

    Katzelmacher

    ★★★

    Germany as a cold place of xenophobia, idle gossip, sex and violence. An early Fassbinder filmed with great spatial consciousness, a brechtian edge and a very playful structure.

  • Obsession

    Obsession

    ★★★★★

    History repeats itself, first as tragedy, second as farce, for beauty is a witch. A church that becomes a tomb that becomes a cake, glimmering airport lights and a delusional happy ending, the world reduced to its aesthetic value and promptly distorted by a madman’s deranged lenses. De Palma at his most twisted, a fever dream plagued by an insanity so profound that only teary eyes and the reflection of flickering lights in their ocular globes could be able to accurately portray…

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  • Where Is My Friend's House?

    Where Is My Friend's House?

    ★★★★½

    one of the most diligent films ever made, a painstaking coming of age odyssey with an incredibly expansive symbology: everything here is absolutely essential, a boy whose back hurts because he needs to help his father by carrying milk, some brownish red pants, a gust of wind in the backyard, the windows' reflex on the walls... it's all very potent, these signs aren't there for mere narrative development, they address a much bigger spectrum where politics, economics and metaphysics collide.…

  • Old

    Old

    ★★★½

    time also makes me scared and i always feel like everything is moving way too fast and i don’t want to get older and i am afraid i will be ugly and lose my mind and get sick and see people i love die and i also feel like there are many memories that i will never be allowed to have and i also want to be connected to something bigger and i forgot the words that translate how i…