Screening Log #45: Marwencol (2010)

Directed by Jeff Malmberg           To some extent we all create our own realities. By the nature of perception, the world that we apprehend is always mediated by our conscious mind to some extent; we never interact explicitly with a thing-in-itself, rather with the version of a thing that we have … Continue reading

Screening Log #24: Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)

Written by Paul Morrissey, Pat Hackett, and Tonino Guerra based on a character by Mary Shelley Directed by Paul Morrissey Starring Udo Kier, Monique van Vooren, Joe Dallesandro     Twinned with Blood for Dracula, Paul Morrissey’s Flesh for Frankenstein again sees the skeleton of a Victorian monster animated to serve as an allegory for … Continue reading

Screening Log #9: Vivre Sa Vie (1962)

Having returned to class and being handed the responsibility for a number of students for the first time I have had little time to watch films of late. Thankfully, I was afforded a break tonight and filled it with Jean-Luc Godard‘s Vivre Sa Vie. Having seen several of his other collaborations with Anna Karina and … Continue reading