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Stalker (1979)

“Let everything that’s been planned come true. Let them believe. And let them have a laugh at their passions.” I feel that I’m ready┬áto start tackling some heavier works from this 1001 List, beginning with Stalker, Andrei Tarkovsky’s 1979 sci-fi … Continue reading

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Battleship Potemkin (1925)

“There’s a limit to what a man can take.” We owe quite a bit to Russian filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein. His collection of work is primarily composed of propaganda pieces commissioned by the Soviet government following the Bolshevik Revolution. However, apart … Continue reading

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