Tobias Engel

  • Jean-Daniel Pollet – Tu imagines Robinson AKA Imagine Robinson Crusoe (1968)

    Jean-Daniel Pollet1961-1970ArthouseExperimentalFrance

    This utopian fable that takes place on an island in Greece, is freely inspired by Daniel Defoe’s novel and speaks above all about loneliness: the immense weakness of today’s man, confronted by his loneliness, is no longer that of the hero of the 18th century. Robinson Crusoe’s story is only seen as the fictional basis, which is surpassed to achieve something universal that time does not alter. The spectators are put in the condition of being interested above all in the writing of the images and not in Robinson’s story, since in general they know it.Read More »

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