Film Reviews

4001 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 22/01/2020. 722 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Res creata by Alessandro Cattaneo

26/12/2019

Alessandro Cattaneo’s documentary on the relationship between humans and animals is a dance of words and images which offers an original vision of the world and shies away from anthropocentrism  

Res creata

Res creata

Mister T. by Marcin Krzysztalowicz

24/12/2019

Marcin Krzyształowicz directs a charmingly surreal, fake biopic of a 1950s writer who, forbidden from publishing his books, comes up with a fictional story that would demolish communism  

Pan T.

Pan T.

Advantages of Travelling by Train by Aritz Moreno

24/12/2019

In his hilariously dark tale, Aritz Moreno makes a case for never talking to strangers on public transport ever again  

Ventajas de viajar en tren

Ventajas de viajar en tren

Status and Terrain by Ute Adamczewski

23/12/2019

Ute Adamczewski's winner of the Best German Film Award at DOK Leipzig looks at various spaces in Saxony in the context of their heritage as early Nazi concentration camps  

Zustand und Gelände

Zustand und Gelände

Truth and Justice by Tanel Toom

20/12/2019

In his Oscar-shortlisted film, Tanel Toom takes on Anton Hansen Tammsaare’s work, regarded as one of the most important in the Estonian literature  

Tõde ja õigus

Tõde ja õigus

Nocturnal by Nathalie Biancheri

19/12/2019

Italy’s Nathalie Biancheri puts her name to a promising debut with a first feature film produced in the UK and revealing great directorial prowess  

Nocturnal

Nocturnal

The Fortune Goddess by Ferzan Ozpetek

19/12/2019

Ferzan Ozpetek returns to Rome with a touching and melancholy film on how love changes over time, revolving around a male couple in crisis who are entrusted with two children  

La dea fortuna

La dea fortuna

Sanctuary by Álvaro Longoria

18/12/2019

Álvaro Longoria and brothers Javier and Carlos Bardem launch themselves into a Greenpeace campaign in the hope of securing protected zone status for a vast area of the Antarctic Ocean  

Sanctuary (Santuario)

Sanctuary (Santuario)

Kongo by Hadrien La Vapeur, Corto Vaclav

17/12/2019

Hadrien La Vapeur and Corto Vaclav immerse themselves in the day-to-day of a Congolese healer in this fascinating documentary on the cultural power of spirits, whether witches or mermaids  

Kongo

Kongo

Sing Me a Song by Thomas Balmès

16/12/2019

Thomas Balmès returns to the young Buddhist monk Peyangki, who appeared in his earlier work Happiness and is now wrestling with a crisis of adolescence while Bhutan gets to grips with modernisation  

Sing Me a Song

Sing Me a Song