Film Reviews

3408 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 20/02/2019. 699 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

The Ground beneath my Feet by Marie Kreutzer

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: In her new feature, Austrian filmmaker Marie Kreutzer presents a sober portrait of several women all captured in a modern, competitive social construct  

Der Boden unter den Füssen

Der Boden unter den Füssen

Serpentarius by Carlos Conceição

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: The debut feature by Carlos Conceição mirrors periods in an unnamed country’s history by means of one man’s journey through an exuberant variety of landscapes and film genres  

Serpentário

Serpentário

Tremors by Jayro Bustamante

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Jayro Bustamante returns to the Berlinale with this convincing depiction of what it means to be a gay man in the highly religious Guatemalan society  

Temblores

Temblores

Where We Belong by Jacqueline Zünd

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Swiss director Jacqueline Zünd presents a poetic and intense documentary about young people struggling with parental separation  

Where We Belong

Where We Belong

Western Arabs by Omar Shargawi

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Omar Shargawi offers an emotional, brave and intimate documentary about his complex relationship with his father, Munir  

Western Arabs

Western Arabs

My Extraordinary Summer with Tess by Steven Wouterlood

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Dutch filmmaker Steven Wouterlood's first feature follows a boy and a girl on their paths of self-discovery as they cross the threshold from childhood to adolescence  

Mijn bijzonder rare week met Tess

Mijn bijzonder rare week met Tess

Midnight Traveler by Hassan Fazili

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Shot on three smartphones, filmmaker Hassan Fazili’s raw documentary records the journey that he and his family undertook to flee the Afghan Taliban  

Midnight Traveler

Midnight Traveler

System Crasher by Nora Fingscheidt

09/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Nora Fingscheidt’s first feature, presented as one of four German-language films in competition at Berlin, sets the bar high and is powerful in terms of both form and content  

Systemsprenger

Systemsprenger

Hellhole by Bas Devos

08/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: Bas Devos depicts a deeply wounded city, a sick population marred by emptiness and the aftermath of a random, absurd attack on a metro platform  

Hellhole

Hellhole

By the Grace of God by François Ozon

08/02/2019

BERLIN 2019: François Ozon’s latest feature is a strong, modest, relentless and sensitive film about the actions and consequences of a paedophile priest  

Grâce à Dieu

Grâce à Dieu