Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Away thou, black dog, fierce and wild

Sleep, baby, sleep!
Away! and tend the sheep,
Away, thou black dog, fierce and wild,
And do not wake my little child!
Sleep, baby, sleep!

(From a collection of nursery rhymes published in 1900)

Sunday, January 15, 2012

One false move, and I shoot you

None more existential clip from Jean-Pierre Melville's great film about the French Resistance, Army of Shadows: