The Before Trilogy – Before Sunrise (1995), Before Sunset (2004) & Before Midnight (2013)

The Art of Conversing & the Articulation of Love

I have always held a special fascination with the simple things in life; the confluence of unspoken companionship and quotidian quibbles which so often come to define personal relationships. In filmmaking, nowhere has it been manifested so starkly than in Richard Linklater’s Before Trilogy. Whilst Linklater’s latest triumph – Boyhood – has generated widespread acclaim by adopting the same experimental technique of shooting a film over an extended period of time, its genesis lies in his quintessential love epic, the Before Trilogy (the first of which was released in 1995). Continue reading The Before Trilogy – Before Sunrise (1995), Before Sunset (2004) & Before Midnight (2013)