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Michael Stuhlbarg in the Coen Brothers' A Serious Man
On this episode of the Plastic Podcast, Rob and J. Robert talk about the new film by the Coen brothers, A Serious Man, and the work of Chantal Akerman, especially her 1993 film D'Est (From the East).
2:01 The Coen Brothers and A Serious Man
28:34 Chantal Akerman and D'Est
- Rob's blog post about A Serious Man
- Forgot to mention: Ben Russell, whose intriguing new film Let Each One Go Where He May has been receiving accolades at film festivals this fall, cites Akerman's D'Est as a major influence, along with the work of Jean Rouch.