Film Reviews

3258 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 14/12/2018. 631 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Never Leave Me by Aida Begic

19/11/2018

In her fourth mosaic-like feature film, Aida Begić follows the lives of young Syrian refugees, all orphans, as they wander the streets of a Turkish city  

Birakma Beni

Birakma Beni

Rage by Sérgio Tréfaut

18/11/2018

Portuguese director Sérgio Tréfaut sends us backwards through time in this tough, uncompromising story of class struggle  

Raiva

Raiva

Something Is Happening by Anne Alix

18/11/2018

French filmmaker Anne Alix offers us an intimate portrait of two women, seemingly poles apart, whose paths intersect in an ultimately transformative adventure  

Il se passe quelque chose

Il se passe quelque chose

Cages by Nicolás Pacheco

16/11/2018

The encouraging directorial debut from Seville-born Nicolás Pacheco combines a strong anti-abuse message with polished aesthetics and a splash of Spanish costumbrismo  

Jaulas

Jaulas

Land of Hope by Markku Pölönen

16/11/2018

Finnish director Markku Pölönen turns back the clock once again with a period drama set between 1945 and 1952 that seems to creak with age but is given a beating heart thanks to Oona Airola  

Oma maa

Oma maa

Lada Kamenski by Sara Hribar, Marko Santic

16/11/2018

Croatian filmmakers Sara Hribar and Marko Šantić have crafted an engaging movie that comments on the industry and women's position within it, but falls short of its own ambition  

Lada Kamenski

Lada Kamenski

The Portuguese Woman by Rita Azevedo Gomes

16/11/2018

Portuguese director Rita Azevedo Gomes has taken on another literary challenge, and the result is a rich, varied and sophisticated feature  

A Portoguesa

A Portoguesa

Idrissa, Chronicle of an Ordinary Death by Xavier Artigas, Xapo Ortega

15/11/2018

Xavier Artigas and Xapo Ortega’s new documentary focuses once again on politico-social denunciation  

Idrissa, crònica d'una mort qualsevol

Idrissa, crònica d'una mort qualsevol

Kabul, City in the Wind by Aboozar Amini

15/11/2018

The feature-length documentary debut by Afghan-Dutch filmmaker Aboozar Amini has opened the 31st edition of the International Documentary Film Festival Amsterdam  

Kabul, City in the Wind

Kabul, City in the Wind

The Chairs Game by Lucia Chiarla

15/11/2018

Italian-German auteur Lucia Chiarla’s first feature about the distressing life of an author and journalist in her late thirties in Berlin is out now in German cinemas  

Reise nach Jerusalem

Reise nach Jerusalem