Films By Dan Geva

A journey to the recesses of photographed memory in Chris Marker's impressionistic film, Description of a Struggle, which won the Golden Bear at the 1961 Berlin Festival. ... In his 1960 film Marker travelled to Israel to capture the young country's struggle for identity and to muse on what the future held in his characteristically hypnotic filmmaking style. In Description of a Memory director Dan... Read more
So, this is what Jerusalem looks like from a bread delivery push-cart? Some great steadi-cam work and editing propel us through this ancient city's back streets and market places; from the strange tranquility of the Wailing Wall to the dark narrow back streets. Captured (almost) are the smells, noises and atmosphere of this place where only the clothes people wear has changed. ... Read more
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