Film Reviews

3651 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 18/07/2019. 709 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Marona's Fantastic Tale by Anca Damian

12/06/2019

Anca Damian puts her name to a remarkable animated film, a simple, tender and moving story suffused with visual and musical poetry of great inventiveness  

Marona's Fantastic Tale

Marona's Fantastic Tale

MOTHER by Kristof Bilsen

11/06/2019

Kristof Bilsen’s beautiful doc focuses on a caregiver in Chiang Mai, Thailand, who works in a home for European Alzheimer’s sufferers  

MOTHER

MOTHER

My Father the Spy by Gints Grube, Jaak Kilmi

11/06/2019

This compelling documentary by Gints Grube and Jaak Kilmi takes a look at the secret life of a Cold War double agent as his daughter sets out on a journey into the past  

My Father the Spy

My Father the Spy

Arrest by Andrei Cohn

11/06/2019

Andrei Cohn’s second feature explores the interactions between a torturer and his victim in 1980s Romania  

Arest

Arest

A mano disarmata by Claudio Bonivento

07/06/2019

Claudio Bonivento’s film starring Claudia Gerini tells of the battle fought against organised criminal gangs in Ostia by a journalist who’s now under permanent police protection  

A mano disarmata

A mano disarmata

The Naked King – 18 Fragments on Revolution by Andreas Hoessli

05/06/2019

Swiss director and journalist Andreas Hoessli talks to us about revolution through the eyes of those who lived through it in all its glories and defeats  

Der nackte König – 18 Fragmente über Revolution

Der nackte König – 18 Fragmente über Revolution

Scarborough by Barnaby Southcombe

05/06/2019

The sophomore feature by British director Barnaby Southcombe is a constantly cross-cutting drama about teacher-pupil relationships  

Scarborough

Scarborough

Tõnu Kõrvits. Moorland Elegies by Marianne Kõrver

04/06/2019

Marianne Kõrver's documentary about Estonia's titular famous contemporary music composer whisks us away on a journey to the soul of an artist  

Elegie z wrzosowisk

Elegie z wrzosowisk

In Search... by Beryl Magoko

04/06/2019

In a subtle yet powerful way, Kenyan director Beryl Magoko explores her own painful past while questioning why society still allows female circumcision  

In Search...

In Search...

The Humorist by Mikhail Idov

04/06/2019

Set in the Soviet Union in 1984, Michael Idov’s debut feature centres on an entertainer tormented by a lack of artistic freedom  

Yumorist

Yumorist