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    Their Cause was gen’ral, their Supports were strong,
    Their Slaves were willing, and their Reign was long;
    Samuel Johnson (1709–1784)

    Film as dream, film as music. No art passes our conscience in the way film does, and goes directly to our feelings, deep down into the dark rooms of our souls.
    Ingmar Bergman (b. 1918)