15 Juni, 2017

01 Juni, 2017

Le Corbeau

Am 14. Juni 2017 mache ich eine Einführung zu Henri-Georges Clouzots großartigem LE CORBEAU im Zeughauskino.
An anderer Stelle habe ich über den Film geschrieben: "LE CORBEAU, Henri-Georges Clouzot's bitter 1943 noir, made under German occupation, convincingly shows how denunciation—even when accurate—destroys the social fabric of a community. The truth telling anonymous here is initially welcomed by many, as a distraction from drab routines, or because they hope to profit from the change the scandal will inevitable bring; but letter after letter, it becomes clear that truth without the (moral) concept of visibility is terror..."