Posted October 30, 2012 at 9:55pm in Film Francois Truffaut Children of Paradise Les Enfants du Paradis | 25 notes
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These themes torment and haunt me. They can also enchant. These evocations should find in the spectator a deep resonance. Each of us has something inside, a story, which he believes dead and gone and that the phantoms of the screen have suddenly restored to consciousness…..
— Louis Delluc
When it all goes quiet behind my eyes, I see everything that made me flying around in invisible pieces. I see that I’m a little piece in a big, big, universe. In a million years, when kids go to school, they gonna know, once there was a Hushpuppy and she lived with her daddy in a bathtub.
— I legit can’t wait for this movie.
At every step one sees birth mingled with death, in the immutable vision of a cradle in every sarcophagus, in the rosary at the top of the crumbling pyramid, and in the fateful half-erased words on a sculpted skull: ‘I was like you, you shall be like me. …’
— Sergei Eisenstein on Mexico
Posted April 22, 2012 at 3:06pm in Doing my film notes right now and just read that quote Film Movie Sergei Eisenstein Mexico Life Death | 1 note