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What matters in Marienbad is the pure, untranslatable, sensuous immediacy of
some of its images, and its rigorous if narrow solutions to certain problems of
cinematic form. Again, Ingmar Bergman may have meant the tank rumbling down
Despite the special mannerisms of the very independent scriptwriters he has
employed —Marguerite Duras in Hiroshima, Mon Amour, Alain RobbeGrillet in L'
Année Dernière à Marienbad, and Jean Cayrol in Muriel—all three films share a
Its virtues, such as its intelligence and its extraordinary rewards on a purely visual
level, still retain something (though a good deal less) of that preciousness, that
studied air, that artiness that infests Hiroshima and Marienbad. Resnais knows ...
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AGAINST INTERPRETATION: And Other EssaysUser Review - Kirkus
If one were to judge these essays in terms of price, their value would be very high. At her best (and worst) Miss Sontag offers three pennies worth of thought in any one sentence. "The function of ... Read full review