Nine Minutes and Twenty-Five Seconds of Being with Two Sisters Eating Sushi

Women think in [Douglas] Sirk’s films. Something which has never struck me with other directors. None of them. Usually women are always reacting, doing what women are supposed to do, but in Sirk they think. It’s something that has to be seen. It’s great to see women think. It gives one hope. Honestly. Rainer Werner Fassbinder.


  1. I liked Imitation of Life despite myself.

    Of course it’s never a chore to see Lana Turner on screen – not as such, anyway.

    Thanks for this.


  2. Big Jon Bully says

    Good expose’, did you pretend to be some kind of relative to capture all that?

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