Sansho the Bailiff
//Reviews

Suffering Stripped to Its Lineaments: 'Sansho the Bailiff' | 4 Apr 2013 // 10:10 PM

This film would retain its beauty even if the print were dragged through the mud.

Sansho the Bailiff | 2 Jul 2007 // 5:00 PM

Despite his dissatisfaction, that so much of the film works magnificently is evidence of Mizoguchi 's hard driving perfectionism.

//Mixed media
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In Motion: On the Emptiness of Progress

// Moving Pixels

"Nils Pihl calls it, "Newtonian engagement", that is, when "an engaged player will remain engaged until acted upon by an outside force". That's "progress".

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