Frantisek Vlacil
Reviews // 2 Articles

'Marketa Lazarova', a Haunting Czech Epic, Will Entrance You
18 Jul 2013 // 10:10 PM

Submission to violence and strength is the overarching ethos of this vision of 13th century Bohemia. Feel the terrifying beauty of being lost in an alien world and you will be rewarded with a grounding, perhaps even a comfort in the dystopian present.

'The Haunting Cinema of Frantisek Vlasil': a Political Allegory and a Sensitive Study of Childhood
13 Oct 2010 // 3:59 PM

Are you familiar with the films of Frantisek Vlacil? If you care about cinema as an art form, you should be.

//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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