Au Hasard Balthazar

My favorite moviegoing experience of last year was Robert Bresson’s Au Hasard Balthazar.

Now, Darren Hughes at Long Pauses has given me the best news I’ve heard all week…

The Criterion Collection is doing it up right.

And if this is somebody’s idea of an April Fool’s joke … it’s gonna hurt.

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About Jeffrey Overstreet

Jeffrey Overstreet departed the Patheos network in order to escape click-bait advertisements that were offending him and his readers. He will re-launch Looking Closer at lookingcloser.org soon. He is the author of The Auralia Thread, a four-volume fantasy series that begins with Auralia's Colors, and a memoir of "dangerous moviegoing" called Through a Screen Darkly. He teaches creative writing and film studies; speaks internationally about art and faith; served as Writer-in-Residence at Covenant College; and is employed by Seattle Pacific University as a project manager, copyeditor, and writer.


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