Tuesday, August 22, 2006

What's your all time favorite film? Here's mine ...

Robert Bresson's The Devil, Probably (1977)

(photo swiped from nikolas)

The story unfolds of a young man (Antoine Monnier) living in Paris. He wants more from life than the glib, superficial truths and material things that are on offer to him.

He reaches out to his family and friends to provide him with the great answers in life. But his spiritual deliverance remains beyond his grasp.

He drifts through politics, religion and psychoanalysis, rejecting them all. Once he realises the depth of his disgust with the moral and physical decline of the society he lives in, he decides that suicide is the only option...


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