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July 2020 in Films


I spent much of July catching up on some female directed films from earlier in 2020 that I missed, as well as still working my way through Criterion Channel’s Tell Me collection (I only have one film left!!) and honestly that made for a great month of viewing. As always, after the cut you can see everything I watched in July, a breakdown by decade, and a few favorites.

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Movie Quote of the Day – Smultronstället (Wild Strawberries), 1957 (dir. Ingmar Bergman)


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Professor Isak Borg: What is the punishment?
Sten Alman: I don’t know. The usual, I suppose.
Professor Isak Borg: The usual?
Sten Alman: That’s right. Loneliness.
Professor Isak Borg: Loneliness?
Sten Alman: Precisely.
Professor Isak Borg: Is there no mercy?
Sten Alman: Don’t ask me. I don’t know.