History Lessons By Comparison, 2010


Shot in Rome, History Lessons By Comparison retraces and compares fine details in one of the driving scenes from Jean-Marie Straub and Danièle Huillet’s 1972 film, Geschichtsunterricht. Because I had lived in the neighborhood where this driving scene was shot, personal history and the lessons of film history intersect and cross over.

click here for full video