gorgeous, haunting, speculative, & impossibly unnerving. truly a film of great power, one that is leaps and bounds ahead of garland’s previous work. a thinker and a lingerer. this will stay with me for a long, long time.
At this point, I should just tattoo Michael Haneke's name across my ass because he fucking owns it.
Caché is a tricky, tricky film, and Haneke is a tricky, tricky director. He loves to play games with his audience, much like a cat with a mouse. He relishes revealing the part we play as viewers, and consequently calling into question the act of viewership itself. Wheras Funny Games forces us to engage with our participation in film violence (specifically films…