Eli_Berger has written 1 review for films during 2014.

  • Lancelot of the Lake

    Lancelot of the Lake

    ★★★★★

    (this is my first attempt at a review, so please be kind!)

    robert bresson presents his moralistic revisionism of arthurian myth to the viewer of lancelot du lac from the start. the film opens on a hand gripping a sword, wearily struggling to swing it. we are witnessing two knights in combat. the camera obscures their heads until one knight decapitates the other. blood oozes out from the defeated man’s corpse. men do not die with honor; they die ignobly,…