Nils Aréhn

Nils Aréhn

  • Born: 1877-12-30
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  • Extended Reading
    • Tamara 2022-04-06 09:01:07

      Movie Notes 004: Ghost Carriage

      Narrative and structure (time processing):
      The dying nun wants to see Holm and his wife for the last time. Holm is chatting with people at the cemetery about George. In this flashback, George tells the story of the ghost carriage and talks about himself After speaking, Holm also mentioned that...

    • Krystal 2022-04-06 08:01:01

      [Film Review] The Phantom Carriage (1921) 8.4/10

      Made nearly a century ago, THE PHANTOM CARRIAGE is one of Victor Sjöström's many pictures adapting Swedish novelist Selma Lagerlöd's works, the very first female Nobel-winning writer, and it has been restored to its optimal condition with a freshly contemporary and throbbing score confected by...

    • Reyna 2022-04-09 09:01:09

      Silent films are easy to fall asleep...

    • Kathryne 2022-04-06 08:01:01

      Victor Sjostrom's flashback has the taste of "Wild Strawberry", and the image of the god of death and the scythe in hand can be reminiscent of "The Seventh Seal". The earliest source of "The Shining" chopping the door is here. Not only Bergman and Kubrick were also influenced by this film. The appearance of religion, the essence of love, works best for me. Music is also good.

    The Phantom Carriage quotes

    • Georges: Remember that it's New Year's Eve, the last day of the year! Whoever dies on this eve must drive Death's carriage.

    • Georges: There is an old, old carriage... It is no ordinary driver who holds the reigns, for he's in the service of a strict master named Death. For him, a single night is as long as 100 years on Earth. Night and day he must carry out his master's business.