Film Reviews

3140 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.

Behind the Random Denominator by Mart Sander

15/05/2017

This horror debut – which recently had its world premiere at the Haapsalu Horror and Fantasy Film Festival in Estonia – plays with the clichés of the genre to present a puzzle box of a film  

Behind the Random Denominator

Behind the Random Denominator

Fade into Nothing by Pedro Maia

12/05/2017

Pedro Maia’s feature debut, a collaboration with musician Paulo Furtado and photographer Rita Lino, was shot in the Californian desert  

Fade into Nothing

Fade into Nothing

Black Heart by Rosa Coutinho Cabral

09/05/2017

With her new film, in competition at IndieLisboa, Rosa Coutinho Cabral delivers a portrait of a couple in crisis, starring Maria Galhardo and João Cabral  

Coração Negro

Coração Negro

Satan Said Dance by Katarzyna Roslaniec

09/05/2017

Katarzyna Roslaniec confirms her creative line and her interest in the dilemmas of a generation of young people lost along the road to maturity  

Szatan kazal tanczyc

Szatan kazal tanczyc

Alien: Covenant by Ridley Scott

08/05/2017

Ridley Scott's film, being released in theatres, narratively dovetails into the 1979 original. Action and splatter scenes may satisfy the tastes of young enthusiasts of the genre  

Alien: Covenant

Alien: Covenant

The Objects of Love by Adrian Silvestre

08/05/2017

After scooping the FIPRESCI Prize in Resistencias at Seville, Adrián Silvestre’s debut film is touring various festivals, revealing the tough everyday lives of a pair of tenacious emigrants in Rome  

Los objetos amorosos

Los objetos amorosos

The Eternals by Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd

05/05/2017

Belgian director Pierre-Yves Vandeweerd’s fourth documentary is a poetic commentary on the open wounds of the Armenian people that will not heal  

Les éternels

Les éternels

Like Foam by Roberto Pérez Toledo

05/05/2017

Roberto Pérez Toledo invites an array of characters to a party hosted at a villa complete with a pool, where they spend the entire night searching for sex, money, revenge and love  

Como la espuma

Como la espuma

Europa by Miguel Ángel Pérez Blanco

04/05/2017

The first feature by Miguel Ángel Pérez Blanco is, he says, “like a trip accompanied by an audiovisual experience”, reflecting a continent adrift  

Europa

Europa

Retour au palais by Yamina Zoutat

04/05/2017

Swiss director Yamina Zoutat returns to Visions du Réel with a brutal and aesthetically majestic journey behind the walls of the Palace of Justice in Paris  

Retour au palais

Retour au palais