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.

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The Fairy by Dominique Abel, Fiona Gordon, Bruno Romy

24/08/2011

The hilarious misadventures of an eccentric couple. A burlesque and poetic work unveiled at Cannes.  

La Fée

La Fée

Farewell My Queen by Benoît Jacquot

02/02/2012

Panic in Versailles during the first days of the French Revolution. Léa Seydoux and Diane Kruger shine in the sumptuous film with modern undertones that opened Berlinale 2012.  

Les Adieux à la reine

Les Adieux à la reine

Fasten Your Seatbelts by Ferzan Ozpetek

26/02/2013

In his tenth film - a dramatic comedy with multiple main characters - the Italian director of Turkish descent has chosen to represent the phenomenology of passionate love as it is confronted by true pain, illness and death.  

Allacciate le cinture

Allacciate le cinture

Father of My Children by Mia Hansen-Løve

04/12/2009

The fascinating portrait of an auteur film producer whose life is in freefall. This sensitive and subtle work won the Special Jury Prize in the Un Certain Regard section at Cannes  

Le Père de mes enfants

Le Père de mes enfants

Fatima by Philippe Faucon

20/05/2015

CANNES 2015: Philippe Faucon’s moving piece on the place of a first generation immigrant and her two daughters in French society  

Fatima

Fatima

Felices 140 by Gracia Querejeta

07/04/2015

With Felices 140, Gracia Querejeta has made a drama brimming with gallows humour that fiercely criticises how heartless we can become when millions of euros get in the way  

Felices 140

Felices 140

Félicité by Alain Gomis

12/02/2017

BERLIN 2017: Senegalese director Alain Gomis is back at Berlin to trace out the journey of a determined Congolese woman who temporarily loses her verve as a singer, before finding a family  

Félicité

Félicité

A Field in England by Ben Wheatley

08/07/2013

Ben Wheatley’s newest film, shown in the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival Competition, is a dark and twisted examination of English history and human terror  

A Field in England

A Field in England

The Fifth Season by Jessica Woodworth, Peter Brosens

10/01/2013

A visually impressive work, full of symbols, discovered in competition in Venice and Cineuropa Prize in Les Arcs.  

La Cinquième Saison

La Cinquième Saison

Filthy by Tereza Nvotová

01/02/2017

Tereza Nvotová's first feature film is an insightful and edgy look at the morally contentious issue of rape  

Špina

Špina