Monthly Archives: October 2012

Into the Abyss (2011)

Into the Abyss (2012) – Werner Herzog

During Into the Abyss (2011) Werner Herzog interviewed two men convicted of a triple homicides which occurred in Conroe, Texas. Herzog also interviewed the families and friends of the victims and murderers, whose lives are deeply affected by the case. The interviews were framed and edited in a candid and direct approach, the power of the film comes from Herzog’s ability to penetrate into the psyches of the interviewees, revealing a level of honesty that is both mesmerizing and painful to watch.
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南京城牆遊記(補)

上周欲畢南京城牆而不得,賸清涼門石頭城漢西門不曾看。因翌日向,並補於茲。

清涼門得名清涼山,清涼山得名清涼寺,非為涼風頻拂故。在南京城西。傳是東吳孫權建業遺址,朱賊元璋造南京城,并之。宿鼓樓區青島路旅館,登百〇三號車兒童醫院站,下清涼山站,即見清涼山公園門,復沿廣州路西即至。

清涼山公園門

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Vincent Malloy (1982) – In Anticipation to Frankenweenie

Vincent Malloy is seven years old. He’s always polite and does what he’s told.

Vincent Malloy is a short 6 minute stop – motion film directed by Tim Burton, telling a story about a young, possibly deranged, boy drowned in daydreams and fantasies.

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南京城牆遊記

查舊文,無一關於旅遊者,似不副「水月」之名。一日嘗周遊南京之城牆,顧此行程艱辛,方今盛夏尤甚,而路徑曲折,行者故少,用特修茲遊記,以饗來臨水月者、將適金陵者及天下霞客,以備擘劃之資,是所至盼。

網上圖片。本文唯一不出吾手者。

朱賊元璋築南京城也,號天下第一大城,依山傍水,以為險據,一曰「天人合一」之體現,一曰「高築牆,廣積糧,緩稱王」之行術,亦無相干。
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