The Easter Sunday Intertitle: God is Dead

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“Father dies.” An intertitle from Elia Suleiman’s DIVINE INTERVENTION.

Remember, until tomorrow, when He resurrects, God is dead and we can all do what we like.

Meanwhile, over at The Chiseler, I look at Suleiman’s arresting film as part of a blogathon on the theme of Palestine, hosted both at The Chiseler and If Charlie Parker Were a Gunslinger…

Sutpen!

Matsui!

Chomsky!

Finkelstein!

Shapira!

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4 Responses to “The Easter Sunday Intertitle: God is Dead”

  1. I just have to see Divine Intervention. Also, your commentary about Palestine in The Chiseler was brief but so spot on.

    Great stuffs!

  2. Easter means Chuck Walters’ Easter Parade — and that means

  3. Thanks!

    High time I watched that one again, DE.

  4. When she played he Palace in 1951 she did that number with Chuck Walters himself. She did it again years later with Paul Sand.

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