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    2012′s Great Movie Moments: February

    At the end of each month, the Sound On Sight staff will band together to write an article about their favourite scenes in films released. Here are our favourite scenes from the month of February. **** A Separation – Opening scene A Separation opens with a simple but wonderful stationary shot that quickly sets everything […] More

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    ‘The Turin Horse’ is a bleak and glorious swan song for Bela Tarr

    The Turin Horse Directed by Bela Tarr Written by László Krasznahorkai Hungary/France/Germany/Switzerland/USA, 2011 A horse drags its owner through the harsh and biting cold, almost as if the two will never reach their destination. The film’s score immediately informs the viewer that the proceedings will be a tough slog, unforgiving in nature. The Turin Horse is apparently […] More

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    Philadelphia Film Fest 2011: ‘The Turin Horse’

    The Turin Horse Directed by Béla Tarr Written by Béla Tarr Hungary, 2011 The Turin Horse is Hungarian director Béla Tarr’s first film since 2007.  Working with frequent co-writer László Krasznahorkai, but without a novel as their source material for the first time in over a decade, Tarr uses the tale of philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche’s […] More

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    Teaser Trailer: Bela Tarr’s “The Turin Horse”

    According to Bela Tarr, The Turin Horse is to be his last film and because of that, it is my most anticipated film of 2011. The film premiered at the Berlin Film Festival this week, and a small mysterious (strange) trailer was released online. The film is said to take inspiration from German philosopher Friedrich […] More

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    First Look At Bela Tarr’s “The Turin Horse”

    Béla Tarr has quickly become one of the filmmakers that I’ve taken a great interest in as of late. He is one of the few genuinely visionary filmmakers but a highly acquired taste, and so Tarr’s reputation remains quasi-legendary. His metaphysical horror story, Werckmeister Harmonies was Tarr’s breakthrough to a cult following and landed on […] More

  • 30 Most Anticipated Films of 2010

    It’s a new year and a new decade. Here’s looking forward to a prosperous decade of cinema. Will it known for a slew of sequels and comic book adaptations and funny cat videos like the 00’s were? Or will it be known for groundbreaking and socially relevant cinema like the 70s? There’s a glimmer of […] More