Tuesday, September 15th, 2009
The 66eme Venice Mostra has just finished and the Golden lion has just rewarded the Israeli movie of Samuel MaozLebanon. Oldest film festival of the world, Mostra was created under the fascist diet(regime), in 1932, to honor this 7eme Art, which upset so much the imaginary landscape of the human beings. The edition(publishing) 1946 rewarded an American movie, realized by Jean Renoir. Son(sons,thread) of august painter, Renoir Will marry the cause of the people by meeting a communist muse, Marguerite Houllé, In the 30s. The production of the film-maker made then popular, with The Slums in 1936, produti by the PCF(FRENCH COMMUNIST PARTY), The human animal, in 1938, describing the social struggles of the railroad employees or an ode in the pacifism with The big illusion.
In 1941, the film-maker exiles himself in Hollywood, where he will turn(shoot) 6 movies. The southernerLast but one opus of his(her,its) American period, resumes(takes back) the fordiens themes of the link between the community and the Earth, the laborious poverty of the American farmers who toil for few things but remain united.
The man of the South begins with a drama, the death of the old man Tucker, which, before returning its last breath, murmur to its descent to work for them, by avoiding(fleeing) the wage-earner.
The simple funeral ceremony, honoring the laborious life of the patriarch,
Argue as a promise of a better future, for all the small family Tucker.
An old shack and a dry earth(ground) will serve as money for better days, with one Sam TuckerPlayed by Zachary ScottBrave ploughman,
Helped by his brave wife, NonaPlayed by Betty FieldsAnd the grandmother grumbling, Beulah Bondi.
Very close to the magnificent The grapes of the anger, Renoir Manage to move us in this bucolic trip, in the heart of deep America, of a family fighting(disputing) against elements. The angers of the fate will not moreover manage to break, the link crowned between Sam,
And his wife Nona!
Good before looking at the beginning of Southerner, answer this Quiz on the Venice Mostra.
The final disaster, with the lost harvest, not beginning(affecting) the hope of the couple of ploughmen!
Curiously, this movie outdone(subsidized) in Mostra and for which Renoir Was named(appointed) to Oscars, in the category of the best director, did not bring the glory to his(her) interpreters.
The fair-haired man(blond) Zachary ScottA divorce and an accident of rafting was not specially advanced by Warner, after this success, and, spread(pushed aside) him(it) from film sets. He(it) died in 51 years, of a brain tumor, in 1965, in the anonymity.
Betty Fields Did not really drill after The man of the South, and trusta supporting roles in television series, even if she(it) played with Marilyn, in 1956, in the famous Drunk StropOf Joshua Logan.
Curiously, it is Beulah BondiThe grandmother grumbling (1888-1981), who played 4 times the mother of James StewartIn particular in Mr Smith go to the Senate and in It has wonderful life, which(who) had an exceptional longevity, and especially, Norman LloydBeen born in 1914 and always living, which(who) played the bad FinlayHaving interpreted a German spy occis on the statue of Liberty in her(it) The Fifth Column OfAlfred Hitchcock .