Bunuel's 'Exterminating Angel' Is a Source of Surrealist Satisfaction
9 Feb 2017 // 8:45 PM
By using obscure symbols and obtuse references, the filmmaker finds a way to turn a specific political problem into a universal pronouncement on people in general.
'Belle de Jour': A Modern, 'Lady Chatterley’s Lover'-Like Take on Gender Politics
13 Mar 2012 // 5:00 PM
In Luis Bunuel's 1967 erotic masterpiece, Séverine’s masochism is a steady and unyielding force; sex is merely the avenue down which she chases it.