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Topic subjectRE: Woman in the Dunes (Teshigahara, 1964)
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681846, RE: Woman in the Dunes (Teshigahara, 1964)
Posted by howisya, Tue Jul-08-14 02:28 PM
>I've rarely heard this film brought up among the classics of
>its era, but it's as great as any movie I've seen from an
>Asian director.

i would not go that far personally, but i really dug it and agree it deserves more love

i also saw the face of another and pitfall, which i did not enjoy as much

>and an art house theme that works as pure

yeah, that's an important distinction, arguably not enough films try or at least manage to balance the two so it's special when you find one that excels on both levels