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barbara-froman's picture
Jul.23.2012
The favorite film series continues with award-winning author Joan Corwin discussing Jean Renoir's La Grande Illusion.   I was a college student in the 70’s when I first saw Jean Renoir’s La Grande Illusion (1937), a French film about the First World War.  The plot involves two...
frank-sanello's picture
Jan.20.2012
Critics and scholars have ranked 1939's La Règle du Jeu (The Rules of the Game), the third greatest film of all time. Everyone has two jobs, Roger Ebert told me years ago – film critic and what they do for a living. I don't fit Ebert's arrogant claim because I was the second-string film...