Nightfall
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Isaac Asimov's classic science fiction story "Nightfall" posited a world bathed in perpetual sunlight because of its six suns, which are all in constant orbit so one is always shining. But once every 2,000 years or so there is an eclipse that throws the plant into darkness and drives people mad. Asimov is after a comparison of religious superstition and scientific knowledge here, centered on the poetic sense of awe evoked when darkness falls and the stars are visible for the first time. The present filmed version loses all the poetry, exacting science, and subtlety of its… More
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"Only the superb widescreen lensing of cinematographer Ardy Lam saves Chow Hin Yeung Roy's Nightfall from immediate and utter cinematic obscurity."
‑ Simon Foster, sbs.com.au
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