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1 uncompromising_JJ
2 french_JJ
3 director_NN
4 robert_NP
5 bresson_NP
6 's_POS
7 "_"
8 lancelot_NP
9 of_IN
10 the_DT
11 lake_NN
12 "_"
13 achieves_VBZ
14 the_DT
15 exact_JJ
16 opposite_JJ
17 effect_NN
18 of_IN
19 sir_NN
20 thomas_NP
21 malory_NN
22 's_POS
23 "_"
24 morte_FW
25 darthur_NP
26 ._.
27 "_"
28 instead_RB
29 of_IN
30 enshrining_VBG
31 the_DT
32 legend_NN
33 of_IN
34 king_NN
35 arthur_NP
36 and_CC
37 his_PP$
38 knights_NNS
39 of_IN
40 the_DT
41 round_JJ
42 table_NN
43 ,_,
44 it_PP
45 dethrones_NNS
46 them_PP
47 by_IN
48 revealing_VBG
49 arthur_NP
50 as_IN
51 a_DT
52 weak_JJ
53 ,_,
54 ineffectual_JJ
55 leader_NN
56 and_CC
57 the_DT
58 knights_NNS
59 as_IN
60 a_DT
61 group_NN
62 of_IN
63 jealous_JJ
64 ,_,
65 bickering_VBG
66 men_NNS
67 who_WP
68 failed_VBD
69 to_IN
70 live_JJ
71 up_IN
72 to_IN
73 the_DT
74 legends_NNS
75 prescribed_VBN
76 to_IN
77 them_PP
78 ._.
79 chivalry_NN
80 has_HVZ
81 no_DT
82 place_NN
83 in_IN
84 "_"
85 lancelot_NP
86 of_IN
87 the_DT
88 lake_NN
89 ,_,
90 "_"
91 except_CS
92 as_IN
93 that_DT
94 of_IN
95 a_DT
96 dying_JJ
97 ideal_JJ
98 ._.
99 bresson_NN
100 begins_VBZ
101 his_PP$
102 tale_NN
103 as_IN
104 the_DT
105 knights_NNS
106 of_IN
107 the_DT
108 round_JJ
109 table_NN
110 are_BER
111 returning_VBG
112 ,_,
113 decimated_VBN
114 ,_,
115 after_IN
116 failing_VBG
117 merlin_NP
118 's_POS
119 command_NN
120 to_IN
121 retrieve_VB
122 the_DT
123 holy_JJ
124 grail_NN
125 ,_,
126 the_DT
127 mystical_JJ
128 cup_NN
129 that_CS
130 was_BEDZ
131 filled_VBN
132 with_IN
133 christ_NP
134 's_POS
135 blood_NN
136 ._.
137 bresson_NN
138 immediately_RB
139 gives_VBZ
140 us_PP
141 his_PP$
142 impression_NN
143 of_IN
144 the_DT
145 essential_JJ
146 meaning_NN
147 of_IN
148 the_DT
149 grail_NN
150 quest_NN
151 :_:
152 bloodshed_NN
153 and_CC
154 failure_NN
155 ._.
156 the_DT
157 opening_NN
158 sequence_NN
159 is_BEZ
160 a_DT
161 series_NN
162 of_IN
163 clumsy_JJ
164 ,_,
165 disjointed_JJ
166 fights_NNS
167 amongst_IN
168 anonymous_JJ
169 knights_NNS
170 --_???
171 a_DT
172 head_NN
173 is_BEZ
174 hacked_VBN
175 off_IN
176 ,_,
177 a_DT
178 stomach_NN
179 is_BEZ
180 impaled_VBN
181 ,_,
182 a_DT
183 skull_NN
184 is_BEZ
185 split_VBN
186 open_JJ
187 ,_,
188 skeletal_JJ
189 remains_NNS
190 hang_VB
191 from_IN
192 trees_NNS
193 ,_,
194 and_CC
195 burning_JJ
196 bodies_NNS
197 smolder_NN
198 in_IN
199 the_DT
200 ruins_NNS
201 of_IN
202 a_DT
203 flaming_JJ
204 house_NN
205 ._.
206 since_CS
207 the_DT
208 film_NN
209 starts_VBZ
210 with_IN
211 camelot_NP
212 in_IN
213 near-ruin_NP
214 ,_,
215 and_CC
216 takes_VBZ
217 only_RB
218 an_DT
219 hour_NN
220 and_CC
221 a_DT
222 half_NN
223 to_IN
224 arrive_VB
225 at_IN
226 its_PP$
227 inevitable_JJ
228 conclusion_NN
229 ,_,
230 it_PP
231 doesn't_DOZ
232 carry_VB
233 the_DT
234 grand_JJ
235 ,_,
236 tragic_JJ
237 resonance_NN
238 of_IN
239 other_JJ
240 arthurian_JJ
241 films_NNS
242 ._.
243 we_PP
244 never_RB
245 get_VB
246 to_IN
247 see_NN
248 camelot_NP
249 at_IN
250 the_DT
251 peak_NN
252 of_IN
253 its_PP$
254 power_NN
255 ,_,
256 therefore_RB
257 there_EX
258 is_BEZ
259 no_DT
260 real_JJ
261 downfall_NN
262 to_IN
263 witness_NN
264 ._.
265 but_CC
266 ,_,
267 then_RB
268 again_RB
269 ,_,
270 it_PP
271 is_BEZ
272 not_XNOT
273 the_DT
274 name_NN
275 of_IN
276 camelot_NP
277 that_CS
278 is_BEZ
279 evoked_VBN
280 in_IN
281 the_DT
282 title_NN
283 of_IN
284 the_DT
285 film_NN
286 ._.
287 rather_RB
288 ,_,
289 it_PP
290 is_BEZ
291 lancelot_NP
292 ,_,
293 and_CC
294 bresson_NN
295 is_BEZ
296 more_DT
297 interested_JJ
298 in_IN
299 the_DT
300 internal_JJ
301 battle_NN
302 within_IN
303 his_PP$
304 heart_NN
305 ,_,
306 than_CS
307 the_DT
308 external_JJ
309 downfall_NN
310 of_IN
311 a_DT
312 kingdom_NN
313 ._.
314 lancelot_NP
315 has_HVZ
316 always_RB
317 been_BEN
318 a_DT
319 tragic_JJ
320 figure_NN
321 in_IN
322 the_DT
323 arthurian_JJ
324 tales_NNS
325 ,_,
326 and_CC
327 bresson_NN
328 uses_NNS
329 him_PP
330 as_RB
331 the_DT
332 central_JJ
333 figure_NN
334 to_IN
335 explore_VB
336 the_DT
337 battle_NN
338 between_IN
339 the_DT
340 spirit_NN
341 and_CC
342 the_DT
343 flesh_NN
344 ._.
345 the_DT
346 greatest_JJS
347 of_IN
348 all_PDT
349 knights_NNS
350 ,_,
351 he_PP
352 was_BEDZ
353 flawed_JJ
354 only_RB
355 in_IN
356 his_PP$
357 love_NN
358 for_IN
359 arthur_NP
360 's_POS
361 wife_NN
362 ,_,
363 queen_NN
364 guinevere_NN
365 ,_,
366 and_CC
367 it_PP
368 was_BEDZ
369 that_DT
370 illicit_JJ
371 affair_NN
372 that_CS
373 eventually_RB
374 caused_VBN
375 the_DT
376 downfall_NN
377 of_IN
378 camelot_NP
379 ._.
380 even_RB
381 when_CS
382 lancelot_NP
383 attempts_NNS
384 to_IN
385 end_NN
386 the_DT
387 affair_NN
388 with_IN
389 guinevere_NN
390 (_(
391 laura_NN
392 duke_NN
393 condominas_NNS
394 )_)
395 ,_,
396 he_PP
397 only_RB
398 finds_VBZ
399 himself_PPX
400 falling_JJ
401 back_NN
402 into_IN
403 her_PP$
404 arms_NNS
405 against_IN
406 his_PP$
407 better_JJR
408 judgment_NN
409 ._.
410 he_PP
411 knows_VBZ
412 it_PP
413 means_VBZ
414 the_DT
415 destruction_NN
416 of_IN
417 the_DT
418 idealized_JJ
419 kingdom_NN
420 ,_,
421 but_CC
422 he_PP
423 is_BEZ
424 powerless_JJ
425 in_IN
426 his_PP$
427 passion_NN
428 ._.
429 when_CS
430 sir_NN
431 mordred_VBD
432 (_(
433 patrick_NP
434 bernhard_NP
435 )_)
436 accuses_NNS
437 lancelot_NP
438 of_IN
439 the_DT
440 affair_NN
441 ,_,
442 other_JJ
443 knights_NNS
444 ,_,
445 including_IN
446 sir_NN
447 gawain_NN
448 (_(
449 humbert_NP
450 balsan_NP
451 )_)
452 spring_NN
453 to_IN
454 lancelot_NP
455 's_POS
456 defense_NN
457 ._.
458 it_PP
459 is_BEZ
460 this_DT
461 battle_NN
462 within_IN
463 the_DT
464 knights_NNS
465 that_CS
466 is_BEZ
467 the_DT
468 eventual_JJ
469 undoing_NN
470 of_IN
471 the_DT
472 round_JJ
473 table_NN
474 ;_;
475 the_DT
476 flesh_NN
477 wins_NNS
478 out_RP
479 over_IN
480 the_DT
481 spirit_NN
482 ,_,
483 and_CC
484 the_DT
485 consequences_NNS
486 are_BER
487 dire_JJ
488 ._.
489 bresson_NN
490 is_BEZ
491 an_DT
492 intensely_RB
493 personal_JJ
494 filmmaker_NN
495 most_DT
496 interested_JJ
497 in_IN
498 the_DT
499 interiors_NNS
500 of_IN
501 men_NNS
502 's_POS
503 hearts_NNS
504 and_CC
505 minds_NNS
506 ._.
507 "_"
508 lancelot_NP
509 of_IN
510 the_DT
511 lake_NN
512 "_"
513 is_BEZ
514 filled_VBN
515 with_IN
516 his_PP$
517 particular_JJ
518 trademarks_NNS
519 :_:
520 a_DT
521 stripped-down_JJ
522 ,_,
523 minimalist_JJ
524 style_NN
525 ,_,
526 flat_NN
527 ,_,
528 expressionless_JJ
529 dialogue_NN
530 ,_,
531 and_CC
532 a_DT
533 grand_JJ
534 use_NN
535 of_IN
536 natural_JJ
537 sounds_NNS
538 in_IN
539 place_NN
540 of_IN
541 music_NN
542 ._.
543 he_PP
544 uses_VBZ
545 background_NN
546 music_NN
547 only_RB
548 twice_RB
549 in_IN
550 the_DT
551 film_NN
552 ,_,
553 during_IN
554 an_DT
555 opening_NN
556 narration_NP
557 segment_NN
558 and_CC
559 during_IN
560 the_DT
561 opening_NN
562 credits_NNS
563 ._.
564 the_DT
565 music_NN
566 here_RB
567 is_BEZ
568 a_DT
569 heavy_JJ
570 drumbeat_NN
571 and_CC
572 accompanying_JJ
573 bagpipes_NNS
574 ,_,
575 but_CC
576 the_DT
577 rest_NN
578 of_IN
579 the_DT
580 film_NN
581 is_BEZ
582 scored_VBN
583 with_IN
584 natural_JJ
585 sounds_NNS
586 that_CS
587 punctuate_VB
588 the_DT
589 film_NN
590 's_POS
591 thematic_JJ
592 elements_NNS
593 :_:
594 the_DT
595 incessant_JJ
596 clanking_NN
597 and_CC
598 creaking_JJ
599 of_IN
600 heavy_JJ
601 armor_NN
602 ,_,
603 the_DT
604 neighing_NN
605 of_IN
606 horses_NNS
607 ,_,
608 the_DT
609 rhythm_NN
610 of_IN
611 hooves_NNS
612 beating_VBG
613 down_RP
614 dirt_NN
615 roads_NNS
616 ,_,
617 and_CC
618 the_DT
619 natural_JJ
620 chirping_NN
621 and_CC
622 whispering_VBG
623 of_IN
624 the_DT
625 forest_NN
626 ._.
627 like_IN
628 most_DT
629 of_IN
630 his_PP$
631 other_JJ
632 films_NNS
633 ,_,
634 bresson_NN
635 employed_VBN
636 nonprofessional_JJ
637 actors_NNS
638 who_WP
639 recite_VB
640 the_DT
641 dialogue_NN
642 in_IN
643 emotionless_NN
644 ,_,
645 flat_NN
646 voices_NNS
647 ._.
648 all_PDT
649 the_DT
650 actors_NNS
651 he_PP
652 used_VBD
653 in_IN
654 "_"
655 lancelot_NP
656 of_IN
657 the_DT
658 lake_NN
659 "_"
660 had_HVD
661 never_RB
662 acted_VBN
663 before_IN
664 ,_,
665 and_CC
666 with_IN
667 the_DT
668 exception_NN
669 of_IN
670 patrick_NP
671 bernhard_NP
672 ,_,
673 they_PP
674 never_RB
675 acted_VBD
676 again_RB
677 ._.
678 never_RB
679 once_RB
680 do_DO
681 they_PP
682 raise_VB
683 their_PP$
684 voices_NNS
685 or_CC
686 put_VB
687 any_DT
688 emphasis_NN
689 on_IN
690 a_DT
691 given_VBN
692 word_NN
693 ._.
694 instead_RB
695 of_IN
696 using_VBG
697 vocal_JJ
698 inflection_NN
699 ,_,
700 bresson_NN
701 strove_VBD
702 to_TO
703 create_VB
704 emotion_NN
705 through_IN
706 images_NNS
707 ._.
708 in_IN
709 some_DT
710 ways_NNS
711 ,_,
712 this_DT
713 technique_NN
714 works_NN
715 ;_;
716 in_IN
717 other_JJ
718 ways_NNS
719 ,_,
720 it_PP
721 doesn't_DOZ
722 ._.
723 the_DT
724 final_JJ
725 montage_NN
726 of_IN
727 arthur_NP
728 's_POS
729 men_NNS
730 battling_VBG
731 each_DT
732 other_JJ
733 is_BEZ
734 quite_RB
735 marvelous_JJ
736 ,_,
737 and_CC
738 the_DT
739 final_JJ
740 image_NN
741 of_IN
742 the_DT
743 knights_NNS
744 in_IN
745 shining_JJ
746 armor_NN
747 reduced_VBN
748 to_IN
749 a_DT
750 literal_JJ
751 scrap-pile_NN
752 sums_NNS
753 up_RP
754 the_DT
755 entire_JJ
756 film_NN
757 in_IN
758 one_CD
759 moment_NN
760 ._.
761 however_RB
762 ,_,
763 other_JJ
764 times_NNS
765 bresson_NN
766 's_POS
767 uncompromising_JJ
768 methods_NNS
769 are_BER
770 distracting_VBG
771 and_CC
772 questionable_JJ
773 ._.
774 for_IN
775 instance_NN
776 ,_,
777 during_IN
778 an_DT
779 important_JJ
780 jousting_NN
781 contest_NN
782 ,_,
783 bresson_NN
784 films_NNS
785 the_DT
786 majority_NN
787 of_IN
788 the_DT
789 action_NN
790 so_RB
791 that_CS
792 the_DT
793 only_JJ
794 things_NNS
795 visible_JJ
796 are_BER
797 the_DT
798 horses_NNS
799 '_"
800 legs_NNS
801 ._.
802 he_PP
803 does_DOZ
804 this_DT
805 repeatedly_RB
806 ,_,
807 opening_NN
808 each_DT
809 shot_NN
810 with_IN
811 the_DT
812 same_DT
813 few_DT
814 notes_NNS
815 from_IN
816 a_DT
817 bagpipe_NN
818 and_CC
819 the_DT
820 raising_NN
821 of_IN
822 a_DT
823 different_JJ
824 flag_NN
825 ._.
826 while_CS
827 there_EX
828 might_MD
829 be_BE
830 symbolic_JJ
831 value_NN
832 in_IN
833 this_DT
834 ,_,
835 the_DT
836 resulting_JJ
837 experience_NN
838 of_IN
839 watching_VBG
840 it_PP
841 can_MD
842 be_BE
843 bothersome_VBN
844 ._.
845 nevertheless_RB
846 ,_,
847 "_"
848 lancelot_NP
849 of_IN
850 the_DT
851 lake_NN
852 "_"
853 is_BEZ
854 a_DT
855 fascinating_JJ
856 cinematic_JJ
857 experience_NN
858 boldly_RB
859 made_VBN
860 by_IN
861 a_DT
862 master_NN
863 filmmaker_NN
864 ._.
865 bresson_NN
866 's_POS
867 style_NN
868 may_MD
869 not_XNOT
870 be_BE
871 for_IN
872 everyone_PN
873 ,_,
874 but_CC
875 one_CD
876 has_HVZ
877 to_TO
878 respect_VB
879 his_PP$
880 strength_NN
881 as_IN
882 an_DT
883 artist_NN
884 ._.
885 by_IN
886 re-evaluating_VBG
887 the_DT
888 arthurian_JJ
889 legends_NNS
890 and_CC
891 making_VBG
892 them_PP
893 his_PP$
894 own_DT
895 ,_,
896 he_PP
897 turns_VBZ
898 "_"
899 lancelot_NP
900 of_IN
901 the_DT
902 lake_NN
903 "_"
904 into_IN
905 something_PN
906 rare_JJ
907 in_IN
908 modern_JJ
909 cinema_NN
910 :_:
911 a_DT
912 truly_RB
913 personal_JJ
914 film_NN
915 ._.
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