MICHAEL KORESKY is staff writer and associate editor at The Criterion Collection and cofounder of the online film magazine Reverse Shot.
QUEERNESS AND MELANCHOLIA
By Michael Koresky
An Excerpt from Terence Davies
Called the most important British filmmaker of his generation, Terence Davies made his reputation with modern classics like Distant Voices, Still Lives and The Long Day Closes, personal works exploring his fractured childhood in Liverpool.