Tag: surrealism

IN THEATERS (SF) – “The Ornithologist”

The Ornithologist (2017; Dir.: João Pedro Rodrigues) GRADE: C+ By Daniel Barnes *Opens Friday, June 7, at the Landmark Clay in San Francisco and the Landmark Shattuck in Berkeley. Un-tethered weirdness for the sake of weirdness from Portuguese writer-director Rodrigues (The Last Time I Saw Macao), an alternately […]

March Up All Night Movies – ESFS Classic

The Exterminating Angel (1962; Dir.: Luis Bunuel) GRADE: A By Daniel Barnes NOTE: On the original 2008-10 blog incarnation of ESFS, one of my favorite programs was the Bunuel festival, in which we watched L’Age d’Or, The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie, and my personal favorite, The Exterminating Angel.  […]