Water Drops On Burning Rocks (Gouttes d’eau sur pierres brûlantes)

Water Drops On Burning Rocks (Gouttes d'eau sur pierres brûlantes) France (2000) Dir. François Ozon This is a collaboration of sorts between two arthouse heavyweights which would have blown a few minds had it occurred when one of them was still alive. French enfant terrible François Ozon adapts a stage play by German auteur Rainer … Continue reading Water Drops On Burning Rocks (Gouttes d’eau sur pierres brûlantes)

Effi Briest

Effi Briest (Cert U) 1 Disc (Distributor: Arrow Films) Running Time: 141 minutes approx. For Rainer Werner Fassbinder adapting the celebrated 1896 German novel by Theodor Fontane was a labour of love. Originally intended to be Fassbinder’s major directorial debut in 1972 it would take two years to arrive on cinema screens, after a struggle … Continue reading Effi Briest