sovay: (PJ Harvey: crow)
sovay ([personal profile] sovay) wrote2017-08-04 05:02 pm

And dreamt a storm of children passed me by

I have not seen James Whale's The Road Back (1937). I missed the restored version when it screened last spring at MOMA and I don't believe it ever came through the arthouses of Boston afterward, as I had hoped it would. But I just ran into David Cairns writing about the film—his column The Forgotten looks like a magnificent time sink—and was incredibly struck by one of the stills he uses to illustrate his article, because if it were in color I think it would be Paul Nash:


I am reminded again that I have still not seen Journey's End (1930).

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