David Sanjek
Features // 9 Articles
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//Features

Getting Something Out | 21 Dec 2005 // 7:00 PM

Claude Chabrol is not only one of the most prolific of the New Wave filmmakers (over 50 films in nearly 50 years), but also committed to genre-based narrative.

Thrills | 15 May 2005 // 8:00 PM

Harold Lloyd was one of the most and successful silent film comedians. And yet, for today's audiences, he remains mostly unknown. In his day, however, Lloyd rivaled Chaplin and Keaton at the box office, making films for over 20 years.

//Reviews

The Weeping Meadow (2004) | 4 Feb 2007 // 3:00 PM

Angelopoulos is a filmmaker who deserves to be seen on a large-scale theatre screen, but always, his work should be seen.

À Double Tour (1959) | 4 Jan 2006 // 7:00 PM

À Double Tour is a visually engrossing if emotionally underwhelming thriller set in one the director's prototypically dysfunctional families.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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