UN CHIEN ANDALOU (Luis Buñuel, 1928)

A man (played by Luis Buñuel) sharpens a razor, walks out onto an upper-story balcony and, underneath the full moon, cuts straight across a seated, willing woman’s eyeball. Director Buñuel hated this idea of co-scenarist Salvador Dalí’s. Good.      The 17-minute film jumps ahead eight years and bounds sixteen years back. In a summary shot outdoors, […]