Film Forbidden Games
...Dostoevsky's The Brothers Karamazov: "Without a stable conception of the object of life, man would not consent to go on living . . ."2 Paulette's need to make sense of her parents' death, as well as her... Existentialism in Forbidden Games Ah, love, let us be true To one another! for the world . . . Hath neither joy, nor love nor light, Nor certitude, nor peace, nor help for pain;
And we are here as on a darkling plain
Swept with confused alarms of struggle and flight,
Where ignorant armies clash by night.1
When Victory in Europe was declared in 1945, most of the world was still unaware of what Germany had perpetrated in the European countryside; V.E. Day jubilation dimmed when the ...