Albert Lamorisse

Latest Articles


Year in Film: Risky business

Every year the studios hold back their best until the end of the year, but this year they let us down.
Films whose aspirations are more than Academic
By PETER KEOUGH  |  December 22, 2008

Le Voyage du Ballon Rouge|The Flight of the Red Balloon

Such a multiple remove from a concrete object to various levels of simulation would probably be dizzying or even annoying as posed by any filmmaker other than the great Iranian auteur.
Clear and serene
By PETER KEOUGH  |  April 16, 2008

Wild things

There is no more-enchanting Thanksgiving outing than the double bill of reissued Albert Lamorisse short films.
Lamorisse’s White Mane and Red Balloon
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  November 19, 2007