Wim Wenders (Wings of Desire; Paris, Texas) stopped by the Criterion office and took a stroll through the product closet. Check out what he picked, and listen to an anecdote about running into Nagisa Oshima in the most unlikely of places.
“'Kuroneko', which I was lucky to be able to see as a projected 35-millimeter print in a revival screening a few years back, is an impressive and masterful horror film. I perhaps would not rank it . . .”
“I'm disappointed there's no contribution by Armond White via the essays -- Demy is his New Wave favorite and he's written about Lola extensively. Albeit, this will sit proudly alongside my Moral . . .”