Criterion Close-Up 15: Code Unknown & the Career of Michael Haneke

Aaron, Mark and Doug McCambridge from the Good Times, Great Movies podcast discuss this early work of Michael Haneke’s recently released on The Criterion Collection. We discuss the famous tracking shot, the way he explores culture, and of course the incomparable Juliette Binoche. We also discuss Haneke’s body of work, exploring how he works as a filmmaker, what he is trying to say, and why he is so often provocative. #ParisIsAboutLife

Show notes:


0:00 – Intro, Housekeeping 20:00 – News 38:40 – Code Unknown 1:22:50 – Michael Haneke


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Ryan Gallagher’s tweet about The Manchurian Candidate

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Dont Look Back packaging from Criterion Forum

The Rainer Werner Fassbinder Collection from Arrow

Code Unknown

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