In this eerie, atmospheric tale, a young woman is on a train when she sees some people she thinks she knows from her childhood. Реальность в ее сознании меняется местами с фантазией, и уже трудно понять, что именно происходит на самом деле, а что выдумано. Elle le rencontre sous les traits de l'un des Argentins du train mais, punie par sa mère, elle se suicide. Binet herself never made another film, and died a few years ago having considered her artistic career a failure. А сюжет примерно таков: Луиза навещает в психушке свою давнюю подругу, которая недавно закончила роман про некую девочку покончившую с собой. In this eerie, atmospheric tale, a young woman is on a train when she sees some people she thinks she knows from her childhood. Just to bump this thread which I can't believe is two-and-a-half years old! The girl, who has no character name, sees everything in sexual terms that either horrify her or fill her with longing.
If such associations are to be made, however, they must be made on one's own. Героиня её романа в свои юные годы была крайне озабоченной - её постоянно мучили эротические фантазии или она ими наслаждалась? L'inscription sur sa pierre tombale dit tout simplement: Il. Countess Dracula: Peter Sasdy: Ingrid Pitt, Nigel Green. Games That Lovers Play: Malcolm Leigh: Joanna Lumley, Penny Brahms: Comédie: The Games: Michael Winner:. In Paris, a young woman, Louise Haines Pearson, visits her disturbed friend Nena who tells her that she has just written a book on the history of a little girl troubled by her senses, perhaps because of the tyranny of his mother and the absence of her father. This film is not rated. Like Mulholland Drive or Last Year at Marienbad, one tends to miss out on a lot of these on a first viewing; but the more times you watch it, the more fascinating the whole setup becomes.
Carol Kane plays Louise, the wife of a chilly buisinessman named Bertrand. Beyond the film's merits as a work of cinema which I think are considerable , I think it's also important given how hard it was for a woman to be taken seriously in this field back then. ~ Eleanor Mannikka, All Movie Guide. Katia Wastchenko plays a lonely adolescent girl who hates her mother, longs for her usually absent father, and is obsessed by sexual fantasies. In the final, dramatic scenes, the viewers see the husband full-face for the first time, as he confronts his wife. Louise recognizes the difficulties of this little girl, being herself deeply affected by the indifference of her husband.
Most of us are not equipped to use them, though, without further hints from Miss Binet. Après un voyage en train, effectué en compagnie de trois Argentins, Louis Haines-Pearson visite son amie Nena, qui est malade. Like some dreams, it is immensely vivid while it is happening -sometimes seductive and soothing and sometimes nightmarish. The nanny claims that to enter vampire country you must cross a border the sea-shore, a forest, etc and she knows of one. There is the possibility that Louise is the adolescent girl, now grown up, and that the beloved father of that girl is Bertrand, but no definitive answers are given.
To combat any recurrence, he builds an iron, escape-proof cage around the fireplace, and then goes away on a trip. There is the possibility that Louise is the adolescent girl, now grown up, and that the beloved father of that girl is Bertrand. Mind Games ~ 2001 - Dr. She is in the midst of an ambiguous, volatile relationship with a wealthy businessman Lonsdale, whose face is always obscured until the final scene who might be her husband, father or brother. Directed by Catherine Binet, The Games of Countess Dolingen screened in competition at the 1981 Venice Film Festival. When the adolescent girl dreams of being offered up as a sexual sacrifice - to be violated by all kinds of cruel, swarthy, heedless men - her fantasies take the form of engravings that illustrate ''20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Some time elapses, and he surreptitiously sees a thief come down through the chimney, steal some things, and then leave. There's no doubting that Binet was a talent; perhaps, had she been directing 20 or 30 years later, she may have been treated more receptively. Thus far, the camera has only shown the husband in profile or from the back. Why should we care about it now? When he comes back, he finds the thief dead in the cage. Some time elapses, and he surreptitiously sees a thief come down through the chimney, steal some things, and then leave.
В ролях: Michael Lonsdale, Carol Kane, Katia Wastchenko, Marina Vlady, Emmanuelle Riva, Roberto Plate, Marilu Marini, Robert Stephens, Marucha Bo, Antoine Binet, Raoul Escari, Tobie Schumer, François Mouren-Provensal. To combat any recurrence, he builds an iron, escape-proof cage around the fireplace, and then goes away on a trip. The film does not insist on anything, which is part of its peculiar, maddening appeal. It looks like the most extravagant of home movies, one on which no expense has been spared to hire the best technicians, including William Lubtchansky, the cameraman, and actors on the order of Miss Kane, whose pre-Raphaelite beauty is as important to the film as any line of dialogue. On arriving home, her husband tells her that a certain countess has died. The Games of Countess Dolingen is full of these allusions and parallels, as if it were filled with hidden passageways between and within narratives. Then there is another story about a young girl, with a spiteful, nasty mother, who is trying to cope with her own attraction to a man.
Occasionally the digitization process introduces transcription errors or other problems. To combat any recurrence, he builds an iron, escape-proof cage around the fireplace, and then goes away on a trip. Являлся ли вор, умерший в ловушке, устроенной мужем Луизы тем же самым человеком, из-за которого выбросилась из окна девочка, и что произойдет с ней самой, когда закончится книга. Everyone rates in different ways and what maybe an 8 to me might be a 6 or 9 to you so please bear in mind that they are there as a rough guide only. Does the name Countess Dolingen ring any bells? The adoration turns into a fixation that apparently ends in tragedy.