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An architect against the Cinema | Jorge Gorostiza
17-07-2015 No Comments

An architect against the Cinema | Jorge Gorostiza

Last night I was supping on in Dolly’s house and Santiago Ríos, and it told me that a few weeks ago it was in his chaotic study and, since apparently it happens often, there fell to the soil one of his numerous and enormous boxes full of papers, staying at sight a few old letters of his, deceased friend precisely […]

Sydney Pollack, architecture and cinema | Jorge Gorostiza
13-02-2015 No Comments

Sydney Pollack, architecture and cinema | Jorge Gorostiza

Through the fault of an article that I am writing for an of Lima magazine, I have had to see the documentary Sketches of Frank Gehry directed by Sydney Pollack in 2005. I must confess that only it had seen fragments of this movie and now, that I have seen her he informs, probably some day writes something in this blog […]

It is necessary to read Borges | Jorge Rodríguez
06-11-2012 One Comment

It is necessary to read Borges | Jorge Rodríguez

It is necessary to read Borges1 Roberto Bolaño was writing in his novel 2666 on the cowardice of the reader on having faced the big classic ones. He was saying: “they want to see the big teachers in meetings of fencing of training, but they do not want to know anything of the combats indeed, where the big teachers fight […]

Abbas Kiarostami. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza
23-08-2012 One Comment

Abbas Kiarostami. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza

In the series of texts that I have named Architects and Filmmakers, and that relate the accomplishment of a movie to a building, I have been publishing some of the directors, as Ingmar Bergman, Walerian Borowcyk, René Clair, John Ford, Amos Gitai, Peter Greenaway, Raúl Ruiz and Dziga Vertov; of an actress, Viola Dana f an investigator, Sigfried Giedion. A […]

Ingmar Bergman. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza
23-09-2011 No Comments

Ingmar Bergman. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza

Sometimes a topic is appearing and is repeating itself for random and it is what has happened in this blog with texts that relate the filming of a movie to the construction of a building, something that I have subtitled -do not be if with success- «Architects and filmmakers» y en el que han aparecido personas tan diferentes entre sí […]

Viola Dana. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza
23-09-2011 No Comments

Viola Dana. Architects y Moviemaker | Jorge Gorostiza

In previous income I have been copying different texts on the relation between doing a movie and constructing a building. The previous phrases have belong to a historian:  Sigfried Giedion, nd two directors: René Clair y Amos Gitai. Now I have found other one of an actress, in this case an interpreter of the mute cinema, Viola Dana, with an interesting […]

Metrópolis
03-06-2011 One Comment

Metrópolis

Metrópolis é un filme alemán realizado pola produtora UFA. Trátase dunha película de ciencia ficción dirixida por Fritz Lang, cuxa trama se desenvolve nunha distopía urbana futurista. Este filme foi lanzado orixinalmente no ano de 1927, antes da cinematografía sonorizada. Considérallo un dos máximos expoñentes do expresionismo alemán nas artes cinematográficas. O guión foi escrito por Fritz Lang e a […]