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Satantango

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Dir. Bela Tarr (1994).
Bela Tarr’s seven-hour plus, voluptuously mournful, bleakly comic allegory of social disintegration on the muddy central Hungarian plain is one of the great movie experiences of the late 20th century—a brilliantly-shot masterpiece constructed out of morose chunks of real time.

Sat., Oct. 24, 11 a.m., 2009

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 20, 2009

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