Olavo de Carvalho

[3/3] Sunrise by F.W. Murnau (1927): Movies and Metaphysics

Olavo de Carvalho January 30, 1997 Translation by Jules Lapprand Access to knowledge of a metaphysical order must first go through a moral and ethical understanding that doesn’t consist in “following” a pre-established moral or ethic, but on… Read More

[2/3] Sunrise by F.W. Murnau (1927): Movies and Metaphysics

Olavo de CarvalhoJanuary 30, 1997Translation by Jules Lapprand We get a foretaste of this irony in the scene with the dog. Why does the dog, at the moment when the couple is heading out on the rowboat, chase… Read More

[1/3] Sunrise by F.W. Murnau (1927): Movies and Metaphysics

Olavo de Carvalho January 30th, 1997 Translation by Jules Lapprand Sunrise, directed by F.W. Murnau (1927) and based on a short story from The Excursion to Tilsit by Herrman Suderman, is by my account the finest film ever… Read More