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3 things about Jean Renoir’s THE WOMAN ON THE BEACH

The Woman on the Beach [1947] 1. “Peg, you’re so beautiful. So beautiful outside, so rotten inside.” 2. The only thing he saves from the fire is his typewriter. 3. Coat of a ghost.

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3 things about Jean Renoir’s A DAY IN THE COUNTRY

A Day in the Country [1936] 1. Mist on the bottle of wine. 2. He transforms two sticks into Pan’s flute. 3. Looking backwards at the surface of the river, pitted with raindrops.

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3 things about Jean Renoir’s THE RIVER

The River [1951] 1. For each bundle of jute a seashell is given, to be exchanged for payment. 2. She performs a celebratory wedding dance. Bending, swerving, bowing. The musicians play faster and faster. 3. “We go on as if … Continue reading

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