LE RAYON VERT (Eric Rohmer, 1986)

When the sun sets, just at the point it sinks below the horizon, according to Jules Verne, sometimes there’s a pale flash of green light by which the observer is suddenly acutely self-aware and self-understanding. Innocuously called Summer in the U.S., Eric Rohmer’s glowing, psychological Le rayon vert, part of his series Comedies and Proverbs, […]