New essay by David Bordwell

In a new essay written for carlthdreyer.dk film historian David Bordwell draws our attention to Dreyer’s debut, The President, which is usually regarded as a second-tier work. The President is an exploratory work that offers glimpses of a characteristic Dreyerian approach to cinematic space, one that reworks the emerging continuity system and makes its local contemporaries look old-fashioned.

Read David Bordwell's essay The Dreyer Generation
 

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Read the brand new essay by David Bordwell: The Dreyer Generation

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