‘The Seventh Seal’ (1957) : The Problem of Evil or ‘‘God is Dead’’.
God is Dead; but given the way of men, there may still be caves for thousands of years in which his shadow will be shown. And we — we still have to vanquish his shadow, too.
(Nietzsche, The Gay Science, Book III)
I am somewhat ashamed to admit that I have only just watched ‘The Seventh Seal’ directed by the Swedish auteur…