Hiroshima Mon Amour
One of the 20th Century's Most Powerful Films Is Being Forgotten
November 29, 2014
It's one of my top 10 movies of all time.
David Thomson on Films: Can You Watch?
March 19, 2011
We are looking down on a plain building, without distinction or appeal. Its one point of interest seems to be that rapid, rushing water surrounds it to the height of ten feet or so. Then, the story begins. On the current of this water, a sequence of empty automobiles reverse tidily round the corner of the building—it’s very prettily done and somehow confirms the suspicion that drivers may be the problem in cars. A line of them, six or seven, complete the turn, without collision or dispute, and then reverse out of frame.