Monday, September 10, 2007
Polish Film Poster of the Week (9/10-9/16)
This week: Kramer vs. Kramer (1983); artist: Lezsek Drzewinski
Ed's 2-Second Analysis: The brave choice to leave both Hoffman and Streep out of the imagery does a lot to say where the true battleground of divorce is: the psyche of the children involved. Showing the child ripped apart--especially into building blocks, an image fraught with childhood memories for many people--is an enormously affective illustration of this principle.