Films byTexts by Carl Theodor Dreyer
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Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1964, 118’

« Dreyer a pressenti le cinéma futur car il a eu la force de filmer la parole. »

Manoel de Oliveira1

 

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The Word
Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1955, 126’

“So you think this is a kind of lifetime style for me? That is not the case. I answer that a film’s rhythm is a part of the milieu that it shows.

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Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1932, 75’

“When I think of Carl Dreyer, what comes to mind first are those pale white images, the splendid voiceless close-ups in La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc that play back exactly the acerbic dialogue at Rouen between Jeanne and her judges.

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Carl Theodor Dreyer, 1949, 10’

“In summer 1947, Dreyer wrote to the head of Dansk Kulturfilm, Ib Koch-Olsen, to suggest a short film about the sculptor Bertel Thorvaldsen (1770-1848).