In honor of the week-long run of In the City of Sylvia
, here's a clip from one of the best scenes in the film, courtesy of online film critic extraordinaire, President and Founder of Benten Films
, and Notebook
contributor Andrew "Filmbrain" Grant. (Original post can be found here
.) Aside from general sexiness and melancholy, it is a remarkable study on how an expressive use of duration and discontinuous editing can transform cinematic clichés like desire, voyeurism, fantasy, and representation.