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  • Diary of a Country Priest
  • Il Posto
  • La Dolce Vita
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  • I Stand Alone

    ★★★★

  • The Silence

    ★★★★

  • Yi Yi

    ★★★★½

  • Tetsuo: The Iron Man

    ★★★

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  • I Stand Alone

    I Stand Alone

    ★★★★

    The Tenth Sub Level of Suicide

  • The Silence

    The Silence

    ★★★★

    the silence is the last film of Bergman's trilogy of faith, following through a glass darkly and winter light. the trilogy focuses on Bergman's spiritual issues, search for god and sufferings from god's silence. In through a glass darkly, Bergman proposed that love is the proof that god exist and god is love, accompanying minus being saved by his father's love as the final epilogue of the film depict. on the contradictory, in winter light Bergman rejects the proposed idea…

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  • Yi Yi

    Yi Yi

    ★★★★½

    the colors in this movie are raw yet beautiful and so are the characters. Edward yang wanted to examine life in its purest and unadulterated form through his characters but not through their eyes. he uses techniques of long takes with few closeups and fixed camera to detach the viewers and evoke a voyeuristic feel without forcing the viewers into a deliberate melodrama or affection but allowing them to decide what to engage with in the scene. those techniques and…

  • Breathless

    Breathless

    okay I get it, it was technically innovative and was essential for the french new wave movement. the cinematographer used a wheel chair in shooting due to the low-budget and godard invented the jump cuts trying to shorten the Running time of the film. these techniques are good to read about in film history books and seen by film student. the viewers don't have to appreciate the process as the overall film was immensely superficial and improvised. The story is…