Thursday, December 5 2013
Ivan Klíma emphasizes moral dilemmas in spare, simple prose, shorn of philosophical digressions; as his autobiography demonstrates, Klíma avoids cant or cliché.
Wednesday, October 13 2010
Are you familiar with the films of Frantisek Vlacil? If you care about cinema as an art form, you should be.
Thursday, May 27 2010
Filtered through the TV screens of communist Czechoslovakia, this is an attempt at understanding if there was anything 'normal' about normalization.
Tuesday, October 27 2009
Not a single shot in Private Century is original to Sikl or his collaborators. This is a profound illustration of the significance of editing to the nature of film as an art and craft.