fallen angels - 1995

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Wit and wisdom from the great Canadian film director who pioneered the body horror genre and gave the world ‘Videodrome,’ ‘The Fly,’ ‘Crash’ and ‘A History of Violence.’ —David Cronenberg quotes, BFI

“I don’t have a moral plan, I’m a Canadian.” —David Cronenberg

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1970 | THE GRANDMOTHER | David Lynch

The mirror is in every room in the ballet world, because ballet dancers are constantly looking at themselves, studying themselves, and maybe even judging themselves. All the time. So it was very clear to me that the mirror was a major character in this film. And the film is also about doubles. Your reflection is your double, isn’t it? So it just became a really important part of the film. And very early on we started to think of all the different types of tricks we could do with mirrors. - Darren Aronofsky


Blue Valentine - 2010

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