Trapped somewhere between cynical optimist and romantic pessimist.
Don’t forget to select your favorite films!
There were two films I watched here. One was the film Godard made, which was about Germany, and the direction the country was headed, and where it had been. Another was a personal story for me; an illustration of an important idea for me: we can’t go home again. A part of me is dead, and for some reason Godard’s movies make me very aware of it. I wish I knew how to bring the old me back.
“Oh woe is me. Have all these years been a dream?”