Dir. Manoel de Oliviera (2010).
As funny and peculiar as its title promises, de Oliviera’s latest last film puts his own eccentric spin on the myth of Orpheus—offering a modest, ultimately sublime meditation on the photographic essence of the motion picture medium, as glimpsed in the half-light of eternity.
Sat., Dec. 10, 7:30 p.m., 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on December 7, 2011