Films byTexts by 1986
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Chantal Akerman, 1986, 96’

Golden Eighties may not seem much like a teen movie to some, but it is from this contemporary genre, more than from old musicals, that Akerman here draws her bemused tone, and her cultural purview.

screening
The Sundial Carved with a Thousand Years of Notches – The Magino Village Story
Ogawa Productions, 1986
Sun 8 Apr 2018, 16:00
Cinema Nova, Brussels
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The Sundial Carved with a Thousand Years of Notches – The Magino Village Story
Ogawa Productions, 1986, 222’

“The documentary we have been shooting for the last seven or eight years hopes to recreate the natural features – rice, earth, water – and recreate the stories sleeping in the hearts of the villagers.

FILM
Spike Lee, 1986, 84’

“It’s rare enough that black people are seen in films, but even when we are, it’s always in stereotypical roles of making people laugh, or as singers and dancers. [...] Even the top stars like Eddie Murphy and Richard Pryor never get to have any love interest in their films.