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  • Bullet Ballet

    Bullet Ballet


    Day 30/30

    I did it.
    I watched Bullet Ballet, every day throughout April. Not sure if that speaks more about the film's quality or my autism, but in any case, this has been quite a ride. I don't necessarily recommend doing this sort of thing since it could potentially ruin your enjoyment of a film, but I guess due to my obsession with this one, the enjoyment stayed pretty consistent. On the other hand, I see that my challenge caught…

  • Sick Film

    Sick Film


    If you've followed me here for a while, you probably noticed that I tag films which include vomit. On one hand, this functions as a trigger warning for those who suffer from emetophobia, but it's more of a personal reminder since I'm (for lack of a better word) fascinated by vomit. Whether it's the nonstop flow in Gerorisuto (1986) or the eerie slow-motion shot in Disgraced Heaven (2017), when depicted in film, vomit has a strangely cathartic effect on me.…

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  • En handelsresandes födelse

    En handelsresandes födelse


    Felt I needed to watch this making-of documentary immediately after finishing its subject, Widerberg's Death of a Salesman (1979). Pretty much a standard yet charming behind-the-scenes look at a 70's TV studio production in Sweden, but more importantly showed Widerberg at work, as we get an idea of his thought process as a director and his method of communicating it with his cast and crew. That aspect alone would make for an insightful viewing for any aspiring filmmaker.

  • Death of a Salesman

    Death of a Salesman


    A made-for-TV play based on Arthur Miller's 1949 stage production of the same name. Widerberg made it clear that this was less of an industry product getting churned out on a tight schedule, and more of a passion project meant to give the younger generation (around age 16-18) something to think about for their future while exposing them to Miller's acclaimed work for the first time.

    Despite the Swedish cast and crew, they still used the original English names and…

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