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Stefan Ruzowitzky on . . . why we watch traumatic films

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

13th October, 2007

Stefan Ruzowitzky on Art is about emotions. In daily life it’s difficult to get strong emotions and this is why we go to movies. Good movies make us laugh, cry, they make us afraid, but at the same time, after two hours, it’s over. This is a great thing. It’s not really dangerous for you, but you have the thrill, you have the strong emotion. . . . why we watch traumatic films...

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