Monthly Archives: February 2008

Soul Sisters

THE DOUBLE LIFE OF VERONIQUE (1991)  LA DOUBLE VIE DE VERONIQUE  SOUL SISTERS  Director Krzysztof Kieslowski had previously explored the concept of multiple and parallel possibilities in life for the same person with his film, PRZYPADEK, (BLIND CHANCE) 1987, and … Continue reading

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TFC Film Picks for February 21-March 19,2008

Producer’s Committee Film Picks for March 2008 DVD & VHS  SNOWCAKE (2006) Directed by Marc Evans @ 112 minutes.The film stars Alan Rickman, Sigourney Weaver, Carrie-Anne Moss, and Emily Hampshire. Tagline: “sometimes stopping is the most important part of the journey.”An … Continue reading

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I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone

I just watched the film “I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone” by Malaysian director Ming-liang Tsai. Now this is a DIFFERENT kind of film! Not a very good analogy, but I would say my reaction to this film is something … Continue reading

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New category added to blogsite

In response to requests from several of our members, we have added a new category to the blogsite, AAAA_LETS_MEETUP_TO_SEE_A_MOVIE. Here is an example of the intent of this new category. Suppose you were planning on going to see a film … Continue reading

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February Meeting Films are now open for discussion

The three films we discussed during our February 2008 meeting, Double Life of Venonique, Sliding Doors, and There Will Be Blood, are now open for discussion here on the blogsite.

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Fate’s Elbow

SLIDING DOORS (1998) FATE’S ELBOW  Director Peter Howitt had been a professional actor for over 15 years when he wrote the script for SLIDING DOORS (1998), and it became his directorial debut. I think he understood the creative debt he owed … Continue reading

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Tacoma is a Scary Place

I thought some of us would enjoy watching this short film posted on Youtube

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Sliding Doors (1998) @ CSL

As per our TFC plans, this Friday, February 8, 2008, at the Center for Spiritual Living, 206 N. J Street, we are screening SLIDING DOORS (1998). Without Krzysztof Kieslowski’s film DOUBLE LIFE OF VERONIQUE (1991), writer/director Peter Howitt would not … Continue reading

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