Entries in 1001 MOVIES YOU MUST SEE BEFORE YOU DIE (the fourth dozen)
These are expanded Chicago Reader capsules written for a 2003 collection edited by Steven Jay Schneider. I contributed 72 of these in all; here are the fourth dozen, in alphabetical order. - J.R. Taste of Cherry A middle-aged man who's contemplating suicide drives around the hilly, dusty outskirts of Tehran trying to find someone who will bury him if he succeeds and retrieve him if he fails.
Sins of Omission: A Dissenting View of Robert Bresson
I always shoot on the dangerous line between showing too much and not showing enough. I try to work as if I were on a tightrope with a precipice at either side. [...] One day I said 'Cinema is the art of showing nothing.'