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  • The Arch

    The Arch


    “Helplessly he admires her majestic grace,
    and adores her constant dignity.
    But alas, cold are the vaults of her memory
    unable to feel the flame of his feeling.
    . . .
    Deep in the night are my yearnings.
    Dim are the flickerings of my hopes.”

    The romantic haunting of a poem.

  • Outcast Lady

    Outcast Lady


    Attuned to the melodrama of her life, Constance Bennett’s performance is a rare and solemn gesture of a heart breaking as a woman gradually acknowledges the structurally enforced limitations of her time.

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  • I've Always Loved You

    I've Always Loved You


    A deep exploration of the control men exert over women through the false perception of love, as well as the risks at stake in overlooking the reality of a love object. So many ideas are at work in I've Always Loved You that have seeds rooted in earlier Borzage pictures: the spiritual destiny and communication between two people, the limits of love tested by extreme circumstance, the price of admittance to the mausoleum of each soul.

    Or as Luc Moullet…

  • Blue Gate Crossing

    Blue Gate Crossing


    Where has this film been all my life? Or better yet, where has my life been all this film? A soothing wince that reminds one of all of the distended longing & teenage impermanence that can permeate the languid days of a humid summer.