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    Subject: Re: Two films in one?
    Date: Jun 1, 2003
    Sender: Steve GPrevious | Next

    Thanks for your concise explanation ph, it's nice to know someone else saw it as I did.

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    Re: Two films in one?

    in the first half they are discussing fictional storytelling highlighted by selma blair's story which is in fact very real.
    in the second half they are discussing nonfictional storytelling through the usage of a documentary...showing that even nonfiction can have a fictional presence that is warped by its creator. the creator/director is constructing a story by choosing to show only pieces of the whole.
    solondz shows how the lines drawn between fiction and nonfiction are extremely transparent.






    Comment index:

  • STORYTELLING   from Brownie, Dec 7, 2001
  • Re: STORYTELLING   from jesusz, Feb 15, 2002
  • I'll tell you why you should see it   from chelsea, Feb 18, 2002
  • How to save for a rainy day.   from Ruth B., Feb 19, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from ph, Mar 5, 2002
  • Amazing film   from Gonzo, May 20, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from billy, Jul 15, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from nick, Dec 21, 2002
  • Conan O'Brien   from Chris, Jul 21, 2002
  • Re: Conan O'Brien   from david, Sep 19, 2004
  • it sucked   from nick mathers, Aug 6, 2002
  • Two films in one?   from Sam Scott, Aug 20, 2002
  • Re: Two films in one?   from ph, Sep 23, 2002
  • » Re: Two films in one? «   from Steve G, Jun 1, 2003
  • Re: Two films in one?   from , Oct 15, 2002
  • This film is tooooooo sweet   from steveo, Oct 15, 2002
  • wonderful   from mike, Feb 4, 2003
  • i love that movie   from whitney, Feb 7, 2003
  • Mark is so hot   from Brie and Tiara, Jun 21, 2003
  • Selma Blair is hot   from herb, Jul 16, 2003
  • antisemite   from john smith, Feb 9, 2004
  • Re: antisemite   from robert v, Nov 24, 2004
  • STORYTELLING   from Brownie, Dec 7, 2001
  • Re: STORYTELLING   from jesusz, Feb 15, 2002
  • I'll tell you why you should see it   from chelsea, Feb 18, 2002
  • How to save for a rainy day.   from Ruth B., Feb 19, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from ph, Mar 5, 2002
  • Amazing film   from Gonzo, May 20, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from billy, Jul 15, 2002
  • Re: How to save for a rainy day.   from nick, Dec 21, 2002
  • Conan O'Brien   from Chris, Jul 21, 2002
  • Re: Conan O'Brien   from david, Sep 19, 2004
  • it sucked   from nick mathers, Aug 6, 2002
  • Two films in one?   from Sam Scott, Aug 20, 2002
  • Re: Two films in one?   from ph, Sep 23, 2002
  • » Re: Two films in one? «   from Steve G, Jun 1, 2003
  • Re: Two films in one?   from , Oct 15, 2002
  • This film is tooooooo sweet   from steveo, Oct 15, 2002
  • wonderful   from mike, Feb 4, 2003
  • i love that movie   from whitney, Feb 7, 2003
  • Mark is so hot   from Brie and Tiara, Jun 21, 2003
  • Selma Blair is hot   from herb, Jul 16, 2003
  • antisemite   from john smith, Feb 9, 2004
  • Re: antisemite   from robert v, Nov 24, 2004