Film Reviews

2939 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 18/07/2018. 587 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Casi 40 by David Trueba

26/06/2018

With four actors, a van, a few songs and numerous provincial bookshops, David Trueba cooks up a delicious, entertaining road movie with just a hint of bitterness  

Casi 40

Casi 40

The Devil Outside by Andrew Hulme

25/06/2018

British filmmaker Andrew Hulme’s second film is an engaging exploration of religion in a secular society  

The Devil Outside

The Devil Outside

Formentera Lady by Pau Durà

25/06/2018

The great José Sacristán infuses Pau Durà’s debut film with truth in this sharply scripted dramedy about a hippy contemplating his life  

Formentera Lady

Formentera Lady

Lupo by Pedro Lino

25/06/2018

Pedro Lino’s documentary follows the nomadic life of one of the most iconic figures of silent film in Portugal, the filmmaker Rino Lupo  

Lupo

Lupo

Crush My Heart by Alexandra Makarová

22/06/2018

Beggars can’t be choosers is the message at the heart of Alexandra Makarová’s directorial debut, an ill-fated Roma love story set in Vienna  

Zerschlag mein Herz

Zerschlag mein Herz

Una vita spericolata by Marco Ponti

21/06/2018

Marco Ponti’s sixth feature film is a grotesque on-the-road comedy in which three young rebels find themselves unwittingly involved in a robbery  

Una vita spericolata

Una vita spericolata

Funan by Denis Do

20/06/2018

Awarded Best Film at Annecy, Denis Do's directorial debut artfully lifts the veil on a family caught in the turmoil of the Khmer Rouge revolution  

Funan

Funan

Cassandro the Exotico! by Marie Losier

18/06/2018

Marie Losier directs a remarkable and touching documentary about a larger-than-life gay wrestler – legend of the Mexican Lucha Libre  

Cassandro the Exotico !

Cassandro the Exotico !

Welcome to Sodom by Christian Krönes, Florian Weigensamer

18/06/2018

Austrian directors Florian Weigensamer and Christian Krönes document life at the world’s largest e-waste dump in Ghana through powerful imagery and the voices of the people who live there  

Welcome to Sodom

Welcome to Sodom

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