Monthly Archives: February 2012

Les amants du Pont-Neuf

Les amants du Pont-Neuf (The Lovers on the Bridge) (1991) Two homeless people fall in love while living on a bridge that’s temporarily closed. Poetic, off-kilter romance is filled with great imagery. The male half of the couple has a … Continue reading

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Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre: The Wrath of God)

Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes (Aguirre: The Wrath of God) (1972) How specific! In the sixteenth century, Spanish conquistador Aguirre, suffering from a God complex, leads a foolhardy search down the Amazon river for the legendary city of gold, El Dorado. … Continue reading

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