2/3rds of this movie i felt the highest levels of dopamine secretion ive felt in the last 4 months
the other 1/3rd i cried
i could watch this all day
fuck the french
a very powerful, moving film that instills compassion, rage and revolutionary fervor in any viewer with a moral compass. a brilliantly written story about the evils of imperialism, the glories of the revolutionary working class of Algeria, and the struggles of all colonized people around the globe - the neorealist take by Pontecorvo amplifies this brilliance, taking this film to heights unimagined.
from when the 35 starts rolling, the masterful craft of Pontecorvo immediately begins to shine.…