Tag: The Rider

Diary of a Vagabond: João Dumans and Affonso Uchoa’s ‘Araby’

“Uchoa and Dumans’ distanced, matter-of-fact portrayal of their vagabond renders ‘Araby’ an elusive and open film. It’s particulars aren’t always announced, because — as with Bresson — the text ask viewers to meet it where it stands.”

Jim McKay’s ‘En el Séptimo Día’: An Immigrant Fairy Tale

“With flexible, transparent cinematography by Charles Libin, the film captures, beat by beat, moment by moment, José’s actions and movements as he bikes, makes deliveries and encounters his boss, friends and customers.”