Posts tagged as: Rope

‘Carnage’ slaughters dialogue with theatrics

‘Carnage’ slaughters dialogue with theatrics

Two of cinema’s key advantages as a medium are its mastery of space and time, and its impression of reality. These two traits are not necessarily related: after all, in reality we often find ourselves stuck in one space for hours on end. Unlike theatre, though, cinema offers the possibility to change location frequently, and […]

Lars Von Trier’s ‘Dogville’ and the Dogme Legacy

Lars Von Trier’s ‘Dogville’ and the Dogme Legacy

I must confess to a prejudice: I hate films that don’t change spaces. At the theatre, it doesn’t matter to me if there are no set alterations and every scene takes place in the same location; when it comes to film, I want to move from one space to another. This may sound like an […]

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