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Reviews of “The Great Beauty” and “The Wind Rises”

The Great Beauty (2013) Written & Directed by Paolo Sorrentino Cinematography:  Luca Bigazzi Cast:  Toni Servillo, Carlo Verdone, Sabrina Ferilli, Carlo Buccirosso Academy Award-winner for Best Foreign Film. “The Great Beauty” is a fitting, but never servile, homage to the … Continue reading

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“Undone” by Hayley Morris

Forwarded from my wife, Hayley Morris’ 2009 animated short “Undone”. Anyone who’s dealt with aging parents and dementia will find this one strikes very close to home.

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“The Great Toy Robbery” (Wonderful animated short)

The National Film Board of Canada has produced some gems over the years. One of the first short films I can recall seeing is “The Great Toy Robbery”.  I loved it then (over 40 years ago) and it’s still a … Continue reading

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