Film Reviews

3083 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 18/09/2018. 597 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Why Are We Creative? by Hermann Vaske

02/09/2018

VENICE 2018: German director Hermann Vaske asks myriad celebrities the same question – and gets too many answers  

Why Are We Creative?

Why Are We Creative?

Close Enemies by David Oelhoffen

02/09/2018

VENICE 2018: After the award-winning Far From Men, David Oelhoffen is back at Venice with a face-off between Matthias Schoenaerts and Reda Kateb that ultimately drowns in clichés  

Frères ennemis

Frères ennemis

Pearl by Elsa Amiel

02/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Director Elsa Amiel debuts in the Giornate degli Autori with an intense and fascinating portrait of the controversial world of female bodybuilding and shunned motherhood  

Pearl

Pearl

Suspiria by Luca Guadagnino

02/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Italian director Luca Guadagnino reimagines Dario Argento’s 1977 classic and gives it The Baader Meinhof Complex  

Suspiria

Suspiria

Peterloo by Mike Leigh

02/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Mike Leigh returns with his biggest-budget film to date, which nevertheless lacks emotional punch  

Peterloo

Peterloo

The Young Fan by Gianni Pacinotti aka Gipi

01/09/2018

VENICE 2018: The amusing second film directed by the illustrator Gipi is a pseudo-documentary about a mystery that needs to be solved in the world of cartoonists  

Il ragazzo più felice del mondo

Il ragazzo più felice del mondo

Zen in the Ice Rift by Margherita Ferri

01/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Margherita Ferri’s film about sexual identity, which was developed as part of the Biennale College Cinema programme, fails to explore new territory  

Zen sul ghiaccio sottile

Zen sul ghiaccio sottile

Keep Going by Joachim Lafosse

01/09/2018

VENICE 2018: The new film by Joachim Lafosse, presented at Venice in the Giornate degli Autori, is a contemporary western with a tense face-off between a mother and her son  

Continuer

Continuer

Aquarela by Victor Kossakovsky

01/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Victor Kossakovsky tackles the power of water at 96 frames per second  

Aquarela

Aquarela

A Twelve-Year Night by Álvaro Brechner

01/09/2018

VENICE 2018: Alvaro Brechner familiarises his audience with prisoners dealing with long periods of captivity in prison under a Uruguayan dictatorship  

La noche de 12 años

La noche de 12 años