Film Reviews

979 film reviews available in total starting from 01/03/2005. Last updated on 18/06/2018. 208 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

The Poetess by Stefanie Brockhaus, Andreas Wolff

18/06/2018

The documentary by German directors Stefanie Brockhaus and Andreas Wolff portrays modern-day Islamic society through the bravery of the poet Hissa Hilal  

The Poetess

The Poetess

The Tower by Mats Grorud

12/06/2018

The debut film by Norwegian director Mats Grorud tenderly and intelligently recounts the story of a family living at a Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon  

The Tower

The Tower

Troisièmes noces by David Lambert

12/06/2018

David Lambert tells another story about a couple that should never have got together, delivering a comedy-drama on bereavement, cohabitation and passing things on  

Troisièmes noces

Troisièmes noces

Silvana by Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring, Christina Tsiobanelis

12/06/2018

Mika Gustafson, Olivia Kastebring and Christina Tsiobanelis’ documentary on the Swedish feminist and hip-hop star raises issues of sexuality, gender identity and cultural heritage  

Silvana - väck mig när ni vaknat

Silvana - väck mig när ni vaknat

The Man Who Stole Banksy by Marco Proserpio

12/06/2018

The theft of a mural in Bethlehem leads first-time director Marco Proserpio to investigate the ethics of the market for street art  

The Man Who Stole Banksy

The Man Who Stole Banksy

Bruce Lee and the Outlaw by Joost Vandebrug

11/06/2018

Joost Vandebrug’s feature-length documentary debut follows the lives of homeless children living under the North Station in Bucharest  

Bruce Lee and the Outlaw

Bruce Lee and the Outlaw

Female Human Animal by Josh Appignanesi

11/06/2018

Josh Appignanesi’s hybrid documentary is a remarkable and surprising portrait of two women, artist Leonora Carrington and novelist Chloe Aridjis  

Female Human Animal

Female Human Animal

Boys Who Like Girls by Inka Achté

08/06/2018

Finnish filmmaker Inka Achté's first feature-length documentary forces us to take a step back in considering the roots of misogyny  

Miehen Malli

Miehen Malli

A Northern Soul by Sean McAllister

08/06/2018

Opening Sheffield Doc/Fest, the new film by A Syrian Love Story director Sean McAllister is a look at Hull, the 2017 UK City of Culture  

A Northern Soul

A Northern Soul

Captain Morten and the Spider Queen by Kaspar Jancis, Henry Nicholson, Riho Unt

07/06/2018

Two Estonian and one Irish director have teamed up for this stop-motion animation feature that has just had its world premiere at Animafest Zagreb  

Kapten Morten lollide laeval

Kapten Morten lollide laeval