Europe ’51: The Greatest of These . . .
Roberto Rossellini’s tale of modern sainthood demonstrates the importance of opening oneself to the wider world.
By Brakhage: The Act of Seeing . . .
Stan Brakhage’s films explode with sensual beauty: bursts of color heightened by extreme contrasts in hue and shape and by stunning depth effects; more monochromatic passages of nonetheless equal intensity that sensitize one to the glories of tiny …