Well, is this any way to greet a returning warrior?
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, 2002
dir. Kelly Asbury & Lorna Cook
The story that I want to tell you cannot be found in a book. They say the history of the West was written from the saddle of a horse, but it’s never been told from the heart of one, not ‘til now.
[That little guy, said Boris in the car on the way to Antwerp. You know the painter saw him—he wasn’t painting that bird from his mind, you know? That’s a real little guy, chained up on the wall, there. If I saw him mixed up with dozen other birds all the same kind, I could pick him out, no problem.]
The Goldfinch (2019)