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Andrei Rublyov (1969)

Soviet Union 183m, B&W/Colour Director: Andrei Tarkovsky; Cast: Anatoly Solonitsyn, Ivan Lapikov, Nikolai Grinko, Nikolai Sergeyev, Nikolai Burlyayev, Irma Raush Not a biography in the traditional sense, this film is … Continue reading

10/09/2016 · Leave a comment

Kes (1969)

UK 112m, Colour Director: Ken Loach; Cast: David Bradley, Freddie Fletcher, Lynne Perrie, Colin Welland, Brian Glover Set in northern England, Kes is a heartbreaking drama about Billy Casper, a … Continue reading

10/08/2016 · Leave a comment

The Color of Pomegranates (1969)

Soviet Union 73m, Colour Director: Sergei Parajanov; Cast: Sofiko Chiaureli, Melkon Aleksanyan, Vilen Galstyan, Giorgi Gegechkori The Color of Pomegranates is a surreal spectacle of photography intended as visual biography … Continue reading

10/07/2016 · 2 Comments

Z (1969)

Algeria/France 127m, Colour Director: Costa-Gavras; Cast: Jean-Louis Trintignant, Yves Montand, Irene Papas, Jacques Perrin In the film’s opening credits, we read: “Any similarity to actual persons or events is deliberate”, … Continue reading

09/17/2016 · 3 Comments