Watching silent films has unfortunately become an activity that only cinephiles and researchers submit themselves to. That happens because sound and color are elements that are so integrated into our modern society that even watching something black and white can cause some discomfort for those who are not used to watching old films. Being a … Continue reading Where to Begin With Silent Films?
Month: August 2019
Phantom Love Stories
Lately, I’ve been watching several movies from the 40s about a subject I’ve discovered I’m quite fond of: phantom love stories. More than movies about a person literally falling in love for a ghost or a presence, I’ve discovered there are several forbidden love stories that deal with phantoms for portraying the impossibility of love … Continue reading Phantom Love Stories