RARA-AVIS: Re: Belgium, hopefully a bit more on topic

From: Charlie Williams ( cs_will@hotmail.com)
Date: 26 Feb 2008

Bringing this thread vaguely back on-topic, anyone underestimating Belgium should check out Fabrice du Welz's brilliant film CALVAIRE
(aka THE ORDEAL). There's much noir in there.


---------- charliewilliams.net

--- In rara-avis-l@yahoogroups.com, "Juri Nummelin"
<juri.nummelin@...> wrote:
> Hercule Poirot is Belgian, right? I seem to remember someone he
reveals is a
> criminal tries to shoot him (or whatever) and shouts out: "You
> Belgian you!" (Or something to that effect.)
> Baudelaire hated the Belgians and wrote many essays on the topic
(which is
> officially off-topic, and I won't say anything more about it, even
> someone rose up and shouted out loud: "Baudelaire is noir!").
> Juri

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