Today we’re having some fun with foreign film. The 47th Annual Chicago International Film Festival starts October 6 and runs through October 20. On today's show, we ask listeners to share foreign films that have had a strong impact on them.
Today, we examine the power of foreign film. Jerome and Worldview film contributor Milos Stehlik take calls from listeners who tell us about the scenes and characters in foreign film that made a lasting impact on their lives. To join in, give us a call at 312-923-9239.
Perhaps the most influential film of all time is Vittorio de Sica's Bicycle Thieves. This Italian neo-realist masterpiece is the story of a poor man and his two children who gets a job putting up posters.
The Telluride Film Festival is a miracle that happens once a year over the Labor Day weekend in a small town in a box canyon of the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado.A high school gymnasium, a Masons hall, a banquet hall, the town park are transformed into state-of-the-art screening venues
This is a story of spin and how works of art travel in our media-sick culture. Terrence Malick's film, The Tree of Life is a truly great film in my view, a masterpiece. It’s by no means a difficult film. Its narrative is straightforward.