Films I Like: The Lighthouse by Robert Eggers

Jarring in tone and pace, The Lighthouse is a stark vision of a descent into delirium. Like The Witch, this is a film deeply fascinated with superstition. The film’s 4:3 aspect ratio and black-and-white cinematography are certainly more than nostalgic gimmicks, but its sounds are arguably more haunting than its images.

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