5 Directors, 25 Films - Vol. IV - Film #11/25
Director: Olivier Assayas (Film #2/5)
"Images about images. It's worthless."
Engaging with and refuting post-modernism at the same time. At once the embrace of re-interpretation and vision, as well as the condemnation of ego. Might sound like a whole lot of bullshit but really what the fuck does post-modern even mean. All I know is that there's an ineffable magic to Irma Vep, one that owes a lot to Maggie…