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  1. The Cinema of CrueltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Counterpunch

    ... and that wear their art film credentials proudly (even though one film subverts pulp genres). One is "The Turin Horse", the final film made by auteur extraordinaire BA la Tarr over a thirty-seven year career and that is inspired by an anecdote ...


  2. BUSAN: Hungarian Helmer Bela Tarr Longed To Be a PhilosopherRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Organic, contemplative, bleak and slow are adjectives frequently used to describe the works of iconoclastic Hungarian director Bela Tarr, who made seven-hour "Satantango" and retired from directing after making "The Turin Horse." His admirers hail him as a genius who gets closer to reality of life than almost anyone else.


  3. 'Words and Pictures': You might be left speechlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 |

    ... It would be like me, a devoted filmhead, discoursing on the symbolism of the potato in Bela Tarr's austere The Turin Horse - on how it was, you know, a metaphor for the vegetative soul of the Hungarian people - every time someone invited me over to ...