Film Reviews

Things to Do Before You Die - by Cristina Fernández Pintado, Miguel Llorens - Despite its rather gloomy title, the feature debut by Cristina Fernández Pintado and Miguel Llorens is an ode to sincere and joyful friendship, in spite of the cruel hardships that life throws at us
Things to Do Before You Die
by Cristina Fernández Pintado, Miguel Llorens
Despite its rather gloomy title, the feature debut by Cristina Fernández Pintado and Miguel Llorens is an ode to sincere and joyful friendship, in spite of the cruel hardships that life throws at us
A Man Leaning - by Marie-Violaine Brincard, Olivier Dury - Marie-Violaine Brincard and Olivier Dury beautifully pay homage to the talent and tragic destiny of poet Thierry Metz through an atmospheric and literary documentary
A Man Leaning
by Marie-Violaine Brincard, Olivier Dury
Marie-Violaine Brincard and Olivier Dury beautifully pay homage to the talent and tragic destiny of poet Thierry Metz through an atmospheric and literary documentary
It Snows in Benidorm - by Isabel Coixet - Isabel Coixet steeps her latest film in so much melancholy that it is unable to sit comfortably either as a suspense flick or as a middle-aged love story
It Snows in Benidorm
by Isabel Coixet
Isabel Coixet steeps her latest film in so much melancholy that it is unable to sit comfortably either as a suspense flick or as a middle-aged love story
A New Shift - by Jindřich Andrš - Jindřich Andrš's Ji.hlava opening film is a light-footed and warm documentary that follows a coal miner from Silesia who retrains to be a computer programmer after his mine shuts down
A New Shift
by Jindřich Andrš
Jindřich Andrš's Ji.hlava opening film is a light-footed and warm documentary that follows a coal miner from Silesia who retrains to be a computer programmer after his mine shuts down
Everything's Gonna Be Alright - by Francesco Bruni - In the fourth film helmed by Francesco Bruni, also the closing title of the 15th Rome Film Fest, the director depicts his illness with humour and confidence, buoyed by an excellent Kim Rossi Stuart
Everything's Gonna Be Alright
by Francesco Bruni
In the fourth film helmed by Francesco Bruni, also the closing title of the 15th Rome Film Fest, the director depicts his illness with humour and confidence, buoyed by an excellent Kim Rossi Stuart
After Love - by Aleem Khan - Aleem Khan's excellent debut offers a new perspective on the British Muslim culture clash story
After Love
by Aleem Khan
Aleem Khan's excellent debut offers a new perspective on the British Muslim culture clash story
The Mystery of the Pink Flamingo - by Javier Polo - Despite the fact that John Waters and Divine make an appearance, Javier Polo has not made the filthiest film in the world; rather, this outlandish pop flick shimmers with joy and (rose-tinted) colour
The Mystery of the Pink Flamingo
by Javier Polo
Despite the fact that John Waters and Divine make an appearance, Javier Polo has not made the filthiest film in the world; rather, this outlandish pop flick shimmers with joy and (rose-tinted) colour
February - by Kamen Kalev - Bulgaria's Kamen Kalev plunges into timelessness and explores the union between man and the earth through a fascinating and austere environmental film, recipient of the Cannes 2020 label
February
by Kamen Kalev
Bulgaria's Kamen Kalev plunges into timelessness and explores the union between man and the earth through a fascinating and austere environmental film, recipient of the Cannes 2020 label
True Colours sells 200 Meters, Why Not You and Il materiale emotivo at Rome’s MIA

True Colours sells 200 Meters, Why Not You and Il materiale emotivo at Rome’s MIA

Despite the challenging context, the Italian international sales agent struck a number of deals with international buyers at Rome’s MIA market  

30/10 | MIA 2020

The MedFilm Festival will unspool online, showcasing 70 films from the Euro-Mediterranean region

The MedFilm Festival will unspool online, showcasing 70 films from the Euro-Mediterranean region

From 9–15 November, the 26th edition of the festival will unspool online on MYmovies, offering up films from 30 countries as well as meetings exploring the Euro-Mediterranean market  

30/10 | Festivals | Awards | Italy

Laura Luchetti kicks off filming on TV series Nudes

Laura Luchetti kicks off filming on TV series Nudes

On behalf of RAI Play, the director of Twin Flower is shooting a 20-episode teen drama on the subject of revenge porn, based upon the homonymous Norwegian series and produced by BIM and RAI Fiction  

30/10 | Production | Funding | Italy

Review: Things to Do Before You Die

Review: Things to Do Before You Die

Despite its rather gloomy title, the feature debut by Cristina Fernández Pintado and Miguel Llorens is an ode to sincere and joyful friendship, in spite of the cruel hardships that life throws at us  

30/10 | Valencia 2020

Review: A Man Leaning

Review: A Man Leaning

Marie-Violaine Brincard and Olivier Dury beautifully pay homage to the talent and tragic destiny of poet Thierry Metz through an atmospheric and literary documentary  

30/10 | Jihlava 2020

Christos Massalas shooting Broadway

Christos Massalas shooting Broadway

Principal photography on the Greek writer-director’s debut feature is continuing during the pandemic  

30/10 | Production | Funding | Greece/France/Romania

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