Tag: clouzot

Logistical Fictions

Logistical lamentations of the dispossessed

This overlooked masterpiece carefully choreographs the internal and external conflicts of the men assigned to the transportation of unstable quantities of nitroglycerin. Based on the French novel, Le Salaire de la peur, the men set out with two trucks (one named as the eponymous sorcerer of the title) from a remote Chilean village. Sorcerer (1977). […]