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About the anonymous projectionist

just wasting time watching movies, reading movies, staring at lenses and playing around with movie cameras

A breif look at lenses

In this little clip Joe Dunton, BSC, GBCT introduces a few of the lenses Stanley Kubrick utilised during his career. It’s great to visually see the technology used in films, as well as, gain an understanding of the differences of … Continue reading

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Christopher Nolan posters

Just with the release of Dunkirk I just wanted to do a little renaissance of the history of Christopher Nolan releases, mainly to go back to those two first mainstream releases of his that broadly put him on the map … Continue reading

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Come and See (1985)

Director: Elem Klimov   Now I am only posting this because if you have absolutely no access to this movie and you think you want to watch it and have no other way to gain access to it, then here … Continue reading

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Y Tu Mamá También (2001)

It has just occured to me that there is a range of brilliant films available to you for free as long as you’ve got a computer and internet. This makes those films that may be hard to seek out, DVD’s … Continue reading

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The Year of Living Dangerously and The Life of Pi

The last two films I saw over the last weekend (Kafka was in there too) and I guess I didn’t really do much this weekend. That’s not a bad thing and I’m glad if I’m going to spend a lot … Continue reading

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Two Michael Haneke Films – Caché (2005) & La pianiste (2001)

It was Cache that I had been wanting to come across for a long time. I used to project this film at an old twin cinema I used to work at. It was the job in which I learnt how … Continue reading

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Pictures I’ve seen over the last week

I never got to mention the Women on the Sixth Floor, or Special Treatment, which I saw at the end of the French Film Festival which is what we had here in Sydney a couple of weeks ago. However, these … Continue reading

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