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Black Sun (2005)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 5 May 2006 (UK)
Gary Tarn's remarkable, award-winning documentary, BLACK SUN, investigates this through the story of Hugues de Montalembert, a New York-based artist and filmmaker who was blinded by a vicious attack in 1978.

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Hugues de Montalembert (narration), Hugues de Montalembert (story)
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Gary Tarn's remarkable, award-winning documentary, BLACK SUN, investigates this through the story of Hugues de Montalembert, a New York-based artist and filmmaker who was blinded by a vicious attack in 1978.

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reawaken your visual sense
31 January 2006 | by karen-freedSee all my reviews

Black Sun is one of the best movies I have ever seen. I suggest that every film maker who is interested in the potential of film see it. The beauty is so incredible that it will reawaken your visual sense. I highly recommend it for people experiencing the visual burnout that often comes from staring at editing software on a computer screen for too long, or as an anecdote for a jaded mentality.

The presentation of disability also is very well done, and not in the least depressing. The audio could stand on its own as a film for the blind, or if subtitles replaced the sound it would be excellent for the deaf as well.


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