Bad First Date Films
Disclaimer: There items were written by my undergraduate self (nearly ten years ago), and may not express my current views or voice.
Blue - a paper about Krystov Kieslowski's depressingly beautiful film
Arthur Lipsett - this paper talks about his film 21-87. Arthur Lipsett is a fascinating contributor to Canadian film. He was also an interesting artist whose gift for insight and hyperanalysis eventually became his torment. For more Arthur Lipsett information visit an article about his life, critiques of his film and his section of the Canadian National Film Board site.
The Blood of a Poet - a few words about this film by Jean Cocteau
Paris Qui Dort (The Crazy Ray) - words about this film by Rene Clair
These are a series of assignments to introduce major movements in modern art and the relationship between these movements and some of the
experimental films we viewed in class. These short essays contain
many images of artwork.