06 Aug 2014

Le Camion

The more I see Marguerite Duras’s films the more I realise that how deeply I am influenced by her (sometimes without even knowing). One example would be “Le Camion (1977)” and it’s relationship with the film I made called “Closure of Catharsis (2011)”. I hadn’t had seen the film while I was making it but I was very much aware of her impact. Some conclusions in filmmaking and their connection with film history are inevitable, your subconsciousness would arrive at them eventually but it is very important to acknowledge the relation and think about them …