Eric Rohmer
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The 100 Essential Directors Part 8: Jean Renoir to Douglas Sirk
25 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

From Jean Renior through Douglas Sirk, there may be some choices that raise an eyebrow. While each of the directors we look at today might not be on every cinephile's list of great directors, they absolutely merit inclusion for their distinct visions and dedication to their craft, some despite their questionable personal lives and politics.

Time Encapsulating: The Best DVDs of 2006
10 Jan 2007 // 1:58 PM

From solid single issues to amazingly complete film and television compilations, the works highlighted here argue for DVD's continued importance.


A New Light Shines on 'Full Moon in Paris'
18 Nov 2015 // 1:30 AM

Eric Rohmer's classic film resonates again in High Definition Blu-Ray.

The Lady and the Duke (L'Anglaise et le duc) (2001)
25 Sep 2002 // 7:00 PM

Rohmer dehumanizes the mob, and encourages the audience to participate in the objectification. It's the aesthetic equivalent of the guillotine, chopping off spectator imagination.


ReFramed No. 9: Eric Rohmer's 'Le Rayon Vert'
7 Sep 2011 // 2:00 AM

Considering his overall career, critic turned filmmaker Eric Rohmer's 1986 effort has the ReFramed team falling over themselves with praise - and rightfully so.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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