Saturday, December 01, 1979

DECEMBER 1979, TAMPERE

Senso / Senso. IT 1954. D: Luchino Visconti. Solaris
Quadrophenia / Quadrophenia - 60-luvun kapinalliset. GB 1979. D: Franc Roddam. The Who. mods. Press screening at Savoy, Helsinki
Fantômas 1 + 2 + the start of 3. FR 1913. D: Louis Feuillade. Presented by Jacques Champreux. SEA Joukola, Helsinki
The Searchers. tv [4] gets better every time
The Deer Hunter / Kauriinmetsästäjä. GB/US 1978. D: Michael Cimino. Pirkka
ნატვრის ხე / Navtris khe / Древо желания / Toiveiden puu / The Wishing Tree. GE-SU 1976. D: Tengiz Abuladze. tv. dull, null
David Bowie music videos directed by David Mallet: D.J.; Be My Wife; Look Back In Anger; Hang On To Yourself; Black Out; Ziggy Stardust. Monroe office, 16mm
The Barber Shop / Parturissa. US 1933. W.C. Fields. Monroe office, 16mm
Ai no borei / Intohimon valtakunta / L'Empire de la passion. JP/FR 1978. D: Nagisa Oshima. Kino Palatsi, Tampere
Ani-imoto / Veli ja sisar / Brother and Sister. JP 1976. D: Tadashi Imai. Monroe office, 16mm. Dull
Higanbana / Päiväntasaajan kukka / The Equinox Flower. JP 1958. D: Yasujiro Ozu. Monroe, 16mm
Zangiku monogatari / Taru viimeisestä krysanteemista / The Tale of the Late Chrysanthemum. JP 1939. D: Kenji Mizoguchi. Monroe 16mm. Amazing kabuki
I magliari / Rättikauppiaat. IT 1959. D: Francesco Rosi. tv. Juicy realism and comedy with Alberto Sordi
Судьба человека /Ihmisen kohtalo / Destiny of a Man. SU 1959. D: Sergei Bondarchuk. Sholohov. Pirkkala 16mm. Superior to his later work
Dirty Harry / Likainen Harry. US 1971. D: Don Siegel. Clint Eastwood. Ilves. The best Clint Eastwood film so far, offensive and illuminating
Apocalypse Now / Ilmestyskirja. Nyt. US 1979. D: Francis Ford Coppola. Adams
Rakkaani, Tammerkoski / [Tammerkoski My Love]. TV doc. FI 1979. D: Arvo Ahlroos. YLE TV2 28 Dec 1979
La terra trema / Maa järisee. IT 1948. D: Luchino Visconti. tv
Il gattopardo / Tiikerikissa. IT/FR 1963. D: Luchino Visconti. Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa. tv
Ihmemies / Mirakelmannen / The Miracle Man. FI 1979. D: Antti Peippo

Thursday, November 01, 1979

NOVEMBER 1979, TAMPERE

Einstein's Universe. TV doc. BBC. Narrator: Peter Ustinov. tv
Чистое небо / Kirkas taivas / Clear Skies. SU 1961. D: Grigori Chukhrai. SC: Daniil Khrabrovitsky. TAMY 16mm. The Stalin era revelations are timid in comparison with the thaw novels.
Октябрь / Lokakuu / October. tv [2] The Shostakovich version
Kanal / Kanal - kirottujen tie. PL 1957. D: Andrzej Wajda. Solaris
Отец Сергий / Isä Sergius / Father Sergius. TAMY 16mm [2]
Manhattan / Manhattan. US 1979. D: Woody Allen. Maxim, Helsinki
Осенний марафон / Syysmaraton / Autumn Marathon. SU 1979. D: Georgi Daneliya. Capitol. Unspeakably bad
Jonas qui aura 25 ans en l'an 2000 / Jonas täyttää 25 vuonna 2000. FR/CH 1976. D: Alain Tanner. John Berger. Monroe
Cinéma mort ou vif? 1978. Filmkollektiv. At the Monroe office
Charles mort ou vif. CH 1969. D: Alain Tanner. SEA. My favourite Tanner so far
Les Carabiniers / Karabinieerit. FR/IT 1963. D: Jean-Luc Godard. At the Monroe office

Monday, October 01, 1979

OCTOBER 1979, STOCKHOLM, PARIS, TAMPERE

Monkey Business / Rakas, minä nuorrun. US 1952. D: Howard Hawks. Cary Grant, Marilyn Monroe. Stockholm, Filmstaden, Cinemateket viewing room
Don't Bother to Knock /Draama hotellissa. US 1952. D: Roy Ward Baker. Richard Widmark, Marilyn Monroe. Stockholm, Filmstaden, Cinemateket viewing room
Marilyn / Marilyn. US 1963. D: Harold Medford. Hosted by Rock Hudson. Stockholm, Filmstaden, Cinemateket viewing room
ფოთოლცვენა / Giorgobistve / Листопад / Lehtien pudotessa / Falling Leaves / La Chute des feuilles. GE-SU 1966. D: Otar Iosseliani. Paris, Palais de Chaillot, La Cinémathèque francaise. My first encounter with Iosseliani
იყო შაშვი მგალობელი / Iko shashvi mgalobeli / Жил певчий дрозд / Oli kerran laulurastas / There Was a Singing Blackbird / Il était une fois un merle chanteur. GE-SU 1970. D: Otar Iosseliani. Paris, Palais de Chaillot, La Cinémathèque francaise
Clash by Night / Purkaus yössä. US 1952. D: Fritz Lang. Barbara Stanwyck, Marilyn Monroe. Palais de Chaillot, La Cinémathèque francaise, private screening with help of Lucie Lichtig
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes / Herrat pitävät vaaleaverisistä. US 1953. D: Howard Hawks. Marilyn Monroe, Jane Russell. Palais de Chaillot, La Cinémathèque francaise, private screening with help of Lucie Lichtig
ჯარისკაცის მამა / Djariskatsis mama / Отец солдата /Sotilaan isä / Father of a Soldier. GE-SU 1964. D: Rezo Chkheidze. Pirkkala 16mm

Saturday, September 01, 1979

SEPTEMBER 1979, TAMPERE

Позови меня в даль светлую / Isää ei tarvita [insultingly bad Finnish title translation] / Call Me From Afar. SU 1976. D: German Lavrov & Stanislav Lyubshin. Vasili Shukshin. With Lidiya Fedoseyeva-Shukshina, Stanislav Lyubshin, Mikhail Uljanov. Fine Shukshin moments in this posthumous film adaptation
Мимино / Haukka / [The Falcon]. GE-SU 1977. D: Georgi Danelia. Capitol. dismal
American Hot Wax / Kuumaa vahaa. US 1978. D: Floyd Mutrux. An engaging interpretation of the Alan Freed payola story
Щорс / Punaisen lipun alla / Shors. SU 1939. D: Aleksandr Dovzhenko. SEA Joukola
Hair / Hair. US 1979. D: Milos Forman. Gerome Ragni & James Rado. Gloria. Sympathetic
La Salamandre / Salamanteri. CH 1971. D: Alain Tanner. Bulle Ogier. Solaris. "In Brazil they destroy the body, here, the soul"

Wednesday, August 01, 1979

AUGUST 1979, TAMPERE

Kvinnodröm / Naisten unelmia / [Women's Dreams]. SE 1955. D: Ingmar Bergman. SEA Luotsikatu. a fine surprise
Såsom i en spegel / Kuin kuvastimessa / Through a Glass Darkly. SE 1961. D: Ingmar Bergman. SEA Luotsikatu. electrifying. We experimented first with Academy and then with 1,66:1, much more effective in the latter format
Törst / Jano / Thirst. SE 1949. D: Ingmar Bergman. SEA Joukola
För att inte tala om alla dessa kvinnor / Puhumattakaan naisista / Now About These Women. SE 1964. D: Ingmar Bergman. SEA Luotsikatu [2]
La grande illusion / Suuri illuusio. FR 1937. D: Jean Renoir. Diana
Tankavaaran Travolta / [The Travolta of Lapland]. FI 1979. D: Peter von Bagh. YLE Pasila
Sinitaivas / [Blue Skies]. FI 1978. D: Peter von Bagh. YLE Pasila
Repe - sirpaleita Reino Helismaan elämästä / [Repe - Fragments from the Life of Reino Helismaa]. FI 1980. D: Peter von Bagh. YLE Pasila. my favourite Bagh film so far
The Cocoanuts. Cinema [2]
A Streetcar Named Desire / Viettelyksen vaunu. US 1951. D: Elia Kazan. Tennessee Williams. Marlon Brando. Teatterikesä = Tampere Theatre Festival
Moonraker / Kuuraketti. GB/FR 1979. D: Lewis Gilbert. Ian Fleming. Roger Moore (James Bond), Lois Chiles, Michel Lonsdale. Petit
Pickpocket / Taskuvaras. FR 1959. D: Robert Bresson. SEA Joukola
Vampyr. FR/DE 1932. D: Carl Th. Dreyer. SEA Joukola
There's No Business Like Show Business / Rytmiä veressä. US 1954. D: Walter Lang. Marilyn Monroe. SEA Luotsikatu, a magnetic sound print at the flatbed without magnetic sound playback, I dubbed the songs myself
Elvis / [Elvis - the Movie] / Elvis. US 1979. D: John Carpenter. Kurt Russell. Adams Helsinki
Les Cousins / Rohkea nuoruus. FR 1979. D: Claude Chabrol. tv

Sunday, July 01, 1979

JULY 1979, TAMPERE

Rio Bravo. TAMY 16mm [2, 3]
Five Easy Pieces. TAMY 16mm [2, 3]
Zaproszenie do wnetrza / Käykää peremmälle / [Welcome Inside]. PL 1978. D: Andrzej Wajda. Doc. My favourite Wajda film since the 1950s
Splendor in the Grass / Kuumetta veressä. US 1961. D: Elia Kazan. Natalie Wood, Warren Beatty. tv
Иваново детство / Ei paluuta / Childhood of Ivan. TAMY 16mm [3, 4]
Trafic / Trafic. IT/FR 1971. D: Jacques Tati. TAMY 16mm [1, 2]

Friday, June 01, 1979

JUNE 1979, TAMPERE

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot / Rajut kaverit. US 1974. D: Michael Cimino. Clint Eastwood. Hällä
Love Happy [2] SEA Luotsikatu
Bus Stop [3] SEA Luotsikatu
Niagara [3] SEA Joukola
The Prince and the Showgirl [2] SEA Luotsikatu
The Goddess / Jumalatar. US 1958. D: John Cromwell. Kim Stanley. SEA Luotsikatu
La strada [3] SEA Luotsikatu
Un chien andalou. TAMY Kesäkino, 16mm [3, 4] as projectionist
Partie de campange. TAMY Kesäkino, 16mm [2, 3] as projectionist
The Shootist / Revolverimies. US 1976. D: Don Siegel. John Wayne's last film. Petit
Indagine su un cittadino al di sopra di ogni sospetto. TAMY Kesäkino, 16mm [2, 3]
Kelly's Heroes / Kellyn sankarit. JG/US 1970. D: Brian G. Hutton. Clint Eastwood. Häme

Tuesday, May 01, 1979

MAY 1979, TAMPERE

High Sierra / High Sierra. US 1941. D: Raoul Walsh. Humphrey Bogart. tv. the first film in a month

Sunday, April 01, 1979

APRIL 1979, TAMPERE

Faust (Murnau). TAMY 16mm [2]
TELEVISION WATCH 2-8 April, 1979. Together with Heikki Hellman, Erkki Astala and other intrepid companions (fellow students of media studies) we made a commando strike into the land of television and watched Finland's complete television programme for a week. Among the worthy finds were: Pit Strike (TV series Premiere, GB 1977, based on a novel by Alan Sillitoe); The Hunt for Doctor Mengele (TV doc, Granada, GB); [From Mickey Mouse to Snow White] (TV doc, BBC); Irma la Douce (Irma la Douce - pikku pariisitar, US 1963, D: Billy Wilder); Tukkijoella (Timmerflottarna / The Log River, FI 1951, D: Roland af Hällström); Docteur Popaul (Susiansa, FR/IT 1972, D: Claude Chabrol, Laura Antonelli); Tarzan's Secret Treasure (Tarzanin salainen aarre, US 1941, Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan) (2).
French Cancan / Ranskalainen cancan. FR/IT 1954. D: Jean Renoir. tv
The Big Knife / Filmin kulissien takana. US 1955. D: Robert Aldrich. tv
Journal d'un curé de campagne / Papin päiväkirja. FR 1951. D: Robert Bresson. SEA Tampere. half of it only, profoundly impressed
The Bergman File. FI 1978. D: Jörn Donner. tv

Thursday, March 01, 1979

MARCH 1979, TAMPERE

Стачка / Lakko / The Strike. tv [2]
Nóz w wodzie / Veitsi vedessä / Knife in the Water. TAMY 16mm. [3]
Animal Crackers [2]
The Diary of a Chambermaid / Kotiapulaisen päiväkirja. US 1946. D: Jean Renoir. SEA
Отец Сергий / Isä Sergius / Father Sergius. RU 1918. D: Jakov Protazanov. Leo Tolstoy. Ivan Mosjoukine. at the screening room of Kosmos-Filmi, Helsinki
Отец Сергий / Isä Sergius / Father Sergius. SU 1978. D: Igor Talankin. Leo Tolstoy. boring
Стачка / Lakko / The Strike. TAMY 16mm [3]
The Count / Kreivi. US 1916. Mutual. Charles Chaplin. 16mm. At the office of Monroe. forwards and backwards
Fröken Julie / Neiti Julie / Miss Julie. SE 1951. D: Alf Sjöberg. Strindberg. Anita Björk. TAMY 16mm [1,2]
The Fugitive Kind / Käärmeennahkatakki. US 1959. D: Sidney Lumet. Tennessee Williams. Marlon Brando. with half an eye, tv
The Duellists / Kaksintaistelijat. GB 1977. D: Ridley Scott. Joseph Conrad. Keith Carradine, Harvey Keitel. Visually impressive
Las largas vacaciones del 36 / Pitkä loma 1936. ES 1976. D: Jaime Camino. Monroe
Зеркало / Peili / The Mirror. SU 1975. D: Andrei Tarkovsky. Ilves. profoundly impressed
A nous la liberté / Kaksi onnellista sydäntä. FR 1931. D: René Clair. SEA
L'Amour en fuite / Rakkaus karkuteillä. FR 1978. D: Francois Truffaut. Orion, Helsinki
La muerte de un burócrata. 16mm at Valmet and Pirkkala [3,4,5]

Thursday, February 01, 1979

FEBRUARY 1979, TAMPERE

Cul-de-sac. Solaris [2]
Grease / Grease. US 1978. D: Randal Kleiser. Adams
Donzoko / Pohjalla. JP 1957. D: Akira Kurosawa. Gorky. SEA
Stroszek / Stroszek. DE 1977. D: Werner Herzog. Monroe
Le Journal d'une femme de chambre / Kamarineidon päiväkirja. FR/IT 1964. D: Luis Buñuel
Lăutarii / Лаутары / Lautaarit / Lautary. MD-SU 1971. D: Emil Loteanu 16mm Valmet, Pirkkala (1,2)
Блокада 3-4: Ленинградский метроном. Операция «Искра» / Saarto 2 / The Blockade 2. SU 1977. D: Mikhail Yershov. Aleksandr Chakovsky. Capitol, Helsinki

Monday, January 01, 1979

JANUARY 1979, TAMPERE

Cabaret / Cabaret. US 1972. D: Bob Fosse. tv
Ratsumies / Ryttaren / The Horseman. TV play. FI 1979. D: Kalle Holmberg. SC: Paavo Haavikko. tv
Elämän kevät 1-3. Pasila. 16mm [2]
Степь / Aro / The Steppe. SU 1977. D: Sergei Bondarchuk. Chekhov. Capitol
A Day at the Races / Päivä kilpa-ajoissa. US 1937. The Marx Bros. three fourths. Solaris
Nationalité immigré / Kansallisuus: siirtolainen. MR 1975. D: Sidney Sokhona. tv
Las doce sillas / 12 tuolia / The Twelve Chairs. CU 1962. D: Tomás Gutiérrez Alea. Ilya Ilf & Jevgeni Petrov. SEA Helsinki
FM / FM - rock-kanava. US 1978. D: John A. Alonzo. Bio Bio
Дело Артамоновых / Artamonovien tarina / The Artamonov Affair. SU 1941. D: Grigori Roshal. Maxim Gorky. Eisenstein had something to do with this. tv