Film Reviews

3139 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 18/10/2018. 585 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Redoubtable by Michel Hazanavicius

21/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Michel Hazanavicius has made an extremely inventive, well-honed and off-the-wall film about a crisis-ridden Jean-Luc Godard, as seen through the eyes of his partner  

Le Redoutable

Le Redoutable

The Square by Ruben Östlund

21/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Sweden’s Ruben Östlund finally enters the Competition at Cannes with an incredibly derisive film that turns a temple of civilisation into more of a ridiculous zoo  

The Square

The Square

BPM (Beats Per Minute) by Robin Campillo

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Robin Campillo delivers a masterful, radical, moving and brilliantly directed film set amidst a group of activists belonging to the Parisian branch of Act Up  

120 battements par minute

120 battements par minute

Bloody Milk by Hubert Charuel

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Hubert Charuel brings us a debut film filled with suspense on the everyday life of a farmer willing to do anything to save his herd when it is threatened by an epidemic  

Petit Paysan

Petit Paysan

The Venerable W. by Barbet Schroeder

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Barbet Schroeder completes his “trilogy of evil” with an enlightening portrait of a Burmese Buddhist fanning the flames of anti-Muslim nationalism  

Le vénérable W.

Le vénérable W.

A Ciambra by Jonas Carpignano

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: After Mediterranea, Jonas Carpignano remains in Calabria to tell the story of another marginalised community  

A Ciambra

A Ciambra

Faces Places by Agnès Varda, JR

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Agnès Varda and photographer-cum-installation artist JR head out on the road together through small-town France, directing their gaze towards hundreds of faces and heart-warming stories  

Visages Villages

Visages Villages

Beauty and the Dogs by Kaouther Ben Hania

20/05/2017

CANNES 2017: An intense Kafkaesque journey for Kaouther Ben Hania with the nine-sequence ordeal of a young girl who has been raped and is seeking justice  

Aala Kaf Ifrit

Aala Kaf Ifrit

Ava by Léa Mysius

19/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Young French director Léa Mysius shows great potential with her atmospheric and original debut feature, which flirts with several genres  

Ava

Ava

Before Summer Ends by Maryam Goormaghtigh

19/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Maryam Goormaghtigh’s first feature film takes us through the sunny streets of southern France, between laughter and tears, sadness and hope  

Avant la fin de l'été

Avant la fin de l'été