dc: same as here
excited to announce i'm co-curating a screening of Essais along with Instants – the films will be presented on 16mm in the presence of hannes schüpbach and will be followed by a discussion and book presentation! save the date:
November 16th, 2023, 5pm
Metropolis Kino, Kinemathek Hamburg
Nothing ever really ends
Today marks the tenth anniversary of Angelopoulos‘ tragic death, so a perfect opportunity, I thought, to honor him by watching what would ultimately become his final contribution to cinema. Being the eighth one of his works I have seen, I’m somewhat familiar with his filmography, yet this film achieves to be unlike any of his others.
Nearly completely casting aside the style he showcases in his previous pieces, Angelopoulos takes a non-linear approach, but by cutting…