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  1. εξώτερο Διάστημα's rating of the film Les feux de la mer

    If I had to pick one director to illustrate each chapter in J. Delumeau’s massive survey of fear in 14th-18th c. W Europe, the laureate for slippery and sibilant, obsequies-thirsty sea Leviathan would easily be Epstein. Fear is shield and coffin, it defends and defeats, devises and asphyxiates, expects the worst and goads the daredevils. Epstein observed this locked and mobile two-hand struggle between scare and dare