Riaño’s recent history has been shaped by the traumatic development of a reservoir that flooded the original town in 1987. Seven other villages in the valley were covered with the reservoir’s water. Javier, Luis, and Natalia spend a whole year walking the area.
Louis Jourdan plays an 19th century aristocrat in whose life is complicated when innate sensibilities lead him to side with the rebelling masses and intellectuals a fictional country, while his daughter has fallen in love with the leader of the military regime.
A young couple attempts to elope, with the bride’s irate father in hot pursuit. The train stops briefly and the young man dashes off to find a minister, but before he can get himself and the minister onto the train, it leaves, carrying his bride-to- be away.
Because life is short, We must remember to keep asking it the same question until the repeated question and the same silence becomes the answer. In words broken open and pressed to the mouth, the last silence reveals the lining…
A rare look at artist and filmmaker Matthew Barney, this critically acclaimed documentary by Alison Chernick uses the filming of Drawing Restraint 9 as a backdrop to explore Barney’s creative process in both film and the art world.