Sunday, June 26, 2011

Quora answer: What are the best existentialist films?

Hubert Dryfus picks out Hiroshima Mon Amor
Why do I like Andre Rublev better than all other films?
I like it best because it comes closest to portraying a whole world.
Most films are slices of the world which they portray. Few films strive to portray the whole world not just a slice, or several slices of it.
Why is it existentialist?