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Posted On November 10, 2017By MaríaIn Fantasy, Horror

Vampyr (1932)

Traveler Allan Grey arrives in the village of Courtempierre and takes lodgings in a small inn. Grey has a great interest in the supernatural, particularly vampires. He’s barely settled in when he feels a sinister force descending upon him. In the night an old man enters his room to tell him ‘she must not die’. One of the old man’s daughters, Leone, has been bitten by a vampire. In order to break the curse, Grey and Leone’s sister Gisele must find the original vampire and drive a stake through herRead More

Posted On November 15, 2016By TilIn Documentary, Music

Man with a Movie Camera (1929)

This playful film is at once a documentary of a day in the life of the Soviet Union, a documentary of the filming of said documentary, and a depiction of an audience watching the film. Even the editing of the film is documented. We often see the cameraman who is purportedly making the film, but we rarely, if ever, see any of the footage he seems to be in the act of shooting! (Plot summary written by Written by George S. Davis)   Director: Writer: Editor: Dziga Vertov, Elizaveta SvilovaRead More