Films byTexts by 1994
screening
Tsai Ming-liang, 1994
Sat 16 Jun 2018, 15:30
Flagey, Brussels
PART OF Tsai Ming-liang cycle
FILM
Tsai Ming-liang, 1994, 118’

“Originally planned as a ‘comedy’ about romantic isolation à la Eric Rohmer’s Le Rayon Vert (1986), the mordantly titled Vive l’amour indeed retains the skeleton of its inspiration – a woman’s emptied life, the interminable pregnancies of happenstance, an eleventh-hour glimpse o

screening
Through the Olive Trees
Abbas Kiarostami, 1994
Sun 21 Jan 2018, 15:00
CINEMATEK, Brussels
PART OF Abbas Kiarostami Retrospective
FILM
Béla Tarr, 1994, 420’

“God is not made manifest in language, you dope. He’s not manifest in anything. He doesn’t exist... God was a mistake. I’ve long understood there is zero difference between me and a bug, or a bug and a river, or a river and a voice shouting above it. There’s no sense or meaning in anything.