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