In Their Words – Sunday, December 23, 2012

Ingmar Bergman - Fanny & Alexander

“A little twitch in our optic nerve, a shock effect: twenty-four illuminated frames a second, darkness in between, the optic nerve incapable of registering darkness. At the editing table, when I run the strip of film through, frame by frame, I still feel that dizzy sense of magic of my childhood: in the darkness of the wardrobe, I slowly wind on one frame after another, see the almost imperceptible changes, wind faster — a movement.” -Ingmar Bergman

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I watch movies, write about movies, think about movies, and cook.
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