Archive for The Forgotten

Talking Turkey with Death

Posted in FILM, Mythology with tags , , , , , on June 25, 2015 by dcairns

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Maybe my favourite show at EIFF this year — so far — has been MACARIO, which happens to fit neatly into this fortnight’s edition of The Forgotten. It may be the best-known Roberto Gavaldon film, but let’s face it, there ARE no well-known Roberto Gavaldon films. Based on this evidence, there should be.

Antwerp Calling

Posted in FILM, literature with tags , , , on June 11, 2015 by dcairns

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If you know Harry Kumel’s remarkable DAUGHTERS OF DARKNESS and MALPERTUIS, you may well be eager to know more. Now you shall! This fortnight’s edition of The Forgotten examines a little-known work from this neglected auteur.

Cave of Forgotten Dreams

Posted in FILM, Politics with tags , , on May 28, 2015 by dcairns

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After a Cannes break, The Forgotten is back, looking at some indescribable and lovely animation from Czechoslovakia. Mystery! Adventure! Subterranean escapades! Gas!

And you get to see the films, too.

Here.

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