Gaspar Noé
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Reviews // 5 Articles
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//Features

Missed Movies of 2010, Part 1: 3 Idiots to Lebanon
30 Jan 2011 // 4:00 PM

In part one of our missed movies special feature, the staff looks at a wide variety of titles, from a creepy urban legend, a look at vampires, South African style, and the latest from greats like Mike Leigh and Robert Duvall, to documentaries of such famous (or perhaps, infamous) faces as Joan Rivers and Spalding Gray.

//Columns

What's 'Love' Got to Do With it? Why Do Audiences Reject Sex in the Movies?
8 Jun 2016 // 10:30 PM

Gaspar Noé’s Love was panned in many different parts of the world because its unsimulated sex scenes defy narrative norms and take moviegoers out of the story.

Death Tripping Tibetan Style With Gaspar Noé's 'Enter the Void'
24 Mar 2016 // 8:59 PM

Reaching for the ultimate psychedelic experience, director Gaspar Noé found The Tibetan Book of the Dead, but did he know what he found when he crafted Enter the Void?

//Reviews

Cannes 2015: 'Love' and 'Youth' Amp Up the Sex at the Festival
22 May 2015 // 12:00 PM

Both Gaspar Noé's Love and Paulo Sorrentino's Youth explore sexual desire, but they take very different approaches.

'Enter the Void': A Rumination on Death
26 Jan 2011 // 3:59 PM

Enter the Void shows its cards too early and too often and leaves the audience exhausted and over-stimulated rather than intrigued.

//Blogs

Coen Brothers, Sophie Marceau, and Guillermo Del Toro All Feature in the Cannes Jury
11 May 2015 // 4:54 AM

The 2015 Cannes Film Festival has a veritable who's-who on its jury this year, headed up by brother directors Joel and Ethan Coen.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Measuring Success: The Unsatisfying Notion of "Good Endings" and "Bad Endings"

// Moving Pixels

"Sometimes stories need to end badly in order to be really good.

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