Film Reviews

916 film reviews available in total starting from 01/03/2005. Last updated on 23/05/2018. 159 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Ayka by Sergey Dvortsevoy

19/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Through the latest work by Kazakh filmmaker Sergey Dvortsevoy, we undergo a taxing physical experience alongside a young Kyrgyz mother, living illegally in Russia  

Ayka

Ayka

Capharnaüm by Nadine Labaki

19/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Nadine Labaki fixes her gaze on the slums of Beirut, telling the devastating survival story of a child who didn’t ask to be born  

Capharnaüm

Capharnaüm

The Wild Pear Tree by Nuri Bilge Ceylan

19/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Nuri Bilge Ceylan attempts to join the double Palme d’Or club with an episodic tale of a young man’s struggles to become a published author  

Ahlat Agaci

Ahlat Agaci

Knife + Heart by Yann Gonzalez

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Shot in his super-original style, Yann Gonzalez’s film is a very sophisticated reinterpretation of the traditional giallo genre, travelling behind the scenes of gay porn cinema  

Un couteau dans le coeur

Un couteau dans le coeur

In My Room by Ulrich Köhler

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Ulrich Köhler’s Un Certain Regard contender is a romantic drama that holds the viewer’s interest without resorting to killer viruses, zombies or toxic mutants  

In My Room

In My Room

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote by Terry Gilliam

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Terry Gilliam’s eagerly awaited take on the universe of the most famous of Miguel de Cervantes’ novels is shot through with his outrageous hallmarks  

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

The Man Who Killed Don Quixote

Whitney by Kevin Macdonald

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Kevin Macdonald highlights sexual abuse allegations in his documentary on singer Whitney Houston, showing as a Midnight Screening  

Whitney

Whitney

Lucia's Grace by Gianni Zanasi

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Gianni Zanasi's ecologically minded comedy sees Alba Rohrwacher cast as a surveyor who is visited by the Madonna and tries to stop a real-estate investment  

Troppa grazia

Troppa grazia

The Gentle Indifference of the World by Adilkhan Yerzhanov

18/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Kazakh filmmaker Adilkhan Yerzhanov presents a poetic-realist film exploring love in the absence of freedom, and co-produced by France  

The Gentle Indifference of the World

The Gentle Indifference of the World

Dogman by Matteo Garrone

17/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Inspired by a suburban crime story, Matteo Garrone's new film focuses on the marginalised, with a very clear sentiment  

Dogman

Dogman