Portrait of an Artist

The way that Hollywood portrays writers, artists, and poets in film can be truly annoying.  Tell us about the movie that you’ve found most galling. 

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Sans Soleil

Question: What film seems most like a poem to you? My answer to this question is Sans Soleil by Chris Marker.  This 1982 film is categorized as a documentary, but it’s not really typical of the form.  The female narrator refers constantly to the letters and diary of a man who traveled all over the… Continue reading Sans Soleil