Looking back and making an attempt to
visualize all the things that made me
what I am today, Jean Cocteau made
a very early impression, although I
never made the connection.
Back in the day, the PBS channel, KQED
in San Francisco, had many interesting
programs. They showed foreign films,
before I was old enough to make any
distinction between them and any other
types of film making.
Of course, Beauty and The Beast from the 30s
is the film that is still my favorite today.
Since most people have seen it, I won't
Recently, we finally saw the Orpheus Trilogy,
and, if you're not a "crash and burn" film watcher,
have patience, and can visualize, these films
seen in their order, are well worth seeing.
The following song, I had to get out of my system.
I can't remember who it is, as I never wrote it
down, but after the Muppet song a few days
ago, what can I say?