It's past time we condemned Fitzcarraldo

The production of Werner Herzog's Fitzcarraldo, in which several people lost their lives or had their bodies mutilated, is often held up as an example of courageous art on the part of the director. It is no such thing, and it's long past time the filimic community cast a more critical eye on Herzog's mystique.

It's past time we condemned Fitzcarraldo

Songs from the Second Floor - Not with a bang,

Everyone in Songs from the Second Floor is dead and as stagnant as the city's traffic. They wear ghoulish makeup and are covered in the ashes of Eliot's wasteland.

Songs from the Second Floor - Not with a bang,

Top Films of 1897

The Surrender of Tournavos, The Corbett-Fitzsimmons Fight, After the Ball, the Bath, Joueurs de cartes arrosés, Mr. Edison at Work in His Chemical Laboratory

Top Films of 1897

Top Films - 1894

Dickson Experimental Sound Film, Annabelle Butterfly Dance, Fred Ott's Sneeze, Falling Cat, Corbett and Courtney Before the Kinetograph, La Carmencita

Top Films - 1894