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    Three Colors trilogy!
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    I'm absolutely shocked that you haven't seen the Three Colors trilogy, Gabe.
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    Well, once I heard the Criterion set was coming, I sort of abandoned any attempt to see them until it dropped. And since I got them for Christmas, I haven't had a good opportunity to make it happen.
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    Break up the Brakhage into programs; it's too overwhelming to do it all at once, purely at a sensory level. The Antonioni is sitting on my self, too.

    I'm jealous of anyone who gets to watch the Three Colors Trilogy for the first time.
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    It's hard to argue with that.

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    I just did 3 or 4 months ago, and it was truly a joy.
    2/03 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Fonda
    2/04 - Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Immanuel Presbyterian
    2/11 - Super Furry Animals - Roxy
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    Thank for reminding me. Been on my list since I heard about them.

    Do you all recommend watching them in a timely manner of each other or can I space it out?
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    Timely manner. It's not mandatory, but the stories do somewhat overlap, especially in the first two. I watched all three in the course of 4 nights I think, but I'm sure taking a week to get through them wouldn't be a big deal.
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    Alright will do. Looking forward to them based off the premise I've read and the pretty universal praise!

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    I did them in about a week and a half, because Netflix was sending them to me one at a time. It turned out great.

    Those movies were actually assigned to me by my graduate advisor.
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    I try to be politically pc more than most here: As a dude, anyone who could put a shark up a gals pc body, is pretty creepy, different and interesting. Just saying big time ..... cr****

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    One movie I had on my shelf without viewing for a long time was Deliverance, but I remedied that this weekend. The entire South should be flooded.
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    All you guys who are raving about The Three Colors have seen The Double Life of Veronique, right? Good.

    Still holding out hope that Criterion has secured rights to the Decalogue now that it has seemingly gone out of print with those abortionists at Facets.
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    I haven't seen that.
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    I try to be politically pc more than most here: As a dude, anyone who could put a shark up a gals pc body, is pretty creepy, different and interesting. Just saying big time ..... cr****

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    I went to the Napoleon film production in Oakland on Sunday. It was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!!!!!!. Worth every cent of the $110 admission price. It truly was a once in a lifetime experience. I would highly recommend it if the San Francisco Silent Film Festival does this again with Carl Davis and an entire orchestra. There was a five minute standing ovation at the end of the movie.
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    Wonderfully descriptive.
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    Gabe, I feel like our Brakhage experience with Texts of Light was preferable to the DVDs. Even though Brakhage intended for his films to be silent, they had such a great approach to scoring them
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    Short and to the point.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rasooli View Post
    I went to the Napoleon film production in Oakland on Sunday. It was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!!!!!!!. Worth every cent of the $110 admission price. It truly was a once in a lifetime experience. I would highly recommend it if the San Francisco Silent Film Festival does this again with Carl Davis and an entire orchestra. There was a five minute standing ovation at the end of the movie.
    If this happens again, consider me there. Any word on a blu ray?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Miroir Noir View Post
    All you guys who are raving about The Three Colors have seen The Double Life of Veronique, right? Good.

    Still holding out hope that Criterion has secured rights to the Decalogue now that it has seemingly gone out of print with those abortionists at Facets.
    I need to rewatch Veronique; it had been too long and I think I watched it too soon after I finished the Three Colors trilogy and while I liked it a lot I would like to revisit.

    And man, I was so happy when I found Dekalog used at Amoeba. Those pieces are amazing.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Phenomena View Post

    I'd rather snort lye than voluntarily watch this

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    It's almost as in he took Teddy from AI and made him like Mr. Floppy the bunny from Unhappily Ever After.

    This movie is just going to prompt more jokes about Seth Macfarlane copying everyone.

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    I just watched Enter the Dragon for the first time, and now I want to be a martial artist. YAAAA!!!!!
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    I try to be politically pc more than most here: As a dude, anyone who could put a shark up a gals pc body, is pretty creepy, different and interesting. Just saying big time ..... cr****

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    He didn't even create a new voice for the bear it's just a more Boston Peter Griffin.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ivankay View Post
    If this happens again, consider me there. Any word on a blu ray?
    Yea, if they do this again I'll be back to experience it for the second time. They haven't released the movie with the Carl Davis score on dvd or blu-ray. Even if they did, it would be an entirely different experience.

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    But lots of girls really seem to love it. She's seen it anyway, so that's out. And she's seen both Before Sunrise and Before Sunset, which is a good example of the type of thing I think I'm looking for.
    I haven't been here in a long while, and I was just skimming, so I'm not sure I get the gist of what you were looking for, but have you seen Two Days in Paris? A very unromantic romcom. I loved it.

    Also, has anyone seen Lord Byron? The only film I've ever walked out on. I'm kind of curious if there was anything redeemable towards the end.
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    Where've you been dax?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Miroir Noir View Post
    Break up the Brakhage into programs; it's too overwhelming to do it all at once, purely at a sensory level.

    I'm jealous of anyone who gets to watch the Three Colors Trilogy for the first time.
    Yeah, the Brakhage definitely needs to be watched in segments or your going to go a little crazy. I'm a big fan of the Persians section on the second blu-ray. And I'll give School props one more time to turning me on to Brakhage back when we were having Tree of Life convos.

    I remember watching White with my wife on our first date in college 16 years ago. I guess I was trying to pull of the sophisticated vibe back in the day.

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    I gave Noir his first Brakhage and was rather blown away by it. This was also my first experience with purely experimental/avant-garde film making. For a novice, it was rather bizarre and took some settling into. AND, if you get motion sickness, don't drink before watching them, especially when viewing the scratched images onto the reel itself.

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    BELA TARR AT CINEFAMILY OFFICIAL!

    http://www.cinefamily.org/films/the-films-of-bela-tarr/

    The Turin Horse getting a week long run is huge. There are a few conflicts on Coachella weekends, but it's not any of the major stuff so I doubt this'll be a problem for anyone.

    Sounds like Satantango hasn't been announced yet, but has been confirmed to be sometime in May.

    A special delivery has just arrived. Ladies and gentlemen—we give you all 26 reels of Béla Tarr's SÁTÁNTANGÓ!
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    Drinking and experimental film don't mix under any circumstance.

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