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3 things about Chris Marker’s SANS SOLEIL

Sans Soleil [1983] 1. An image of ultimate happiness separated from the rest of the film by a black screen. 2. January 15: Coming of Age Day. 3. Cape Verde described as the “staging ground” for the colonial power. 3 … Continue reading

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3 things about Chris Marker’s SANS SOLEIL

Sans Soleil [1983] 1. A giraffe is shot in the neck. Two pulsing jets of blood. The animal runs for several seconds, almost as if it’s unharmed.  Another shot. The giraffe stumbles, falls to the ground. Cut to a closer … Continue reading

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