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.

The Nothing Factory by Pedro Pinho

26/05/2017

CANNES 2017: In a procession of chronological tableaux, Pedro Pinho depicts the vagaries of a battle doomed to failure, waged by the employees of a lift factory  

A fábrica de nada

A fábrica de nada

Frost by Sharunas Bartas

26/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Sharunas Bartas returns to Directors’ Fortnight with a dialogue-heavy odyssey through Eastern Europe, into the heart of the interminable war between Russia and the Ukraine  

Frost

Frost

12 Days by Raymond Depardon

25/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Raymond Depardon brings us a new documentary which causes us to reflect on the face of justice and those who are admitted against their will to psychiatric hospitals  

12 jours

12 jours

Coby by Christian Sonderegger

25/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Christian Sonderegger wins hearts with his documentary about a girl who becomes a man  

Coby

Coby

The Prince Of Nothingwood by Sonia Kronlund

25/05/2017

CANNES 2017: French journalist Sonia Kronlund improvises as a director to bring us an almost surreal and utterly invigorating documentary  

Nothingwood

Nothingwood

A Gentle Creature by Sergei Loznitsa

25/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Sergei Loznitsa is back with a piece on totalitarianism and the Russian spirit, mixing abundance and austerity, which could have been exceptional  

Krotkaya

Krotkaya

La familia by Gustavo Rondón Córdova

25/05/2017

CANNES 2017: A co-production with Norway, Gustavo Rondón Córdova’s first film proves him to be a filmmaker of tremendous (and minimalist) force  

La familia

La familia

Until The Birds Return by Karim Moussaoui

24/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Karim Moussaoui displays his mettle as a director in a debut that gradually weaves together three stories providing a taste of contemporary Algeria  

En attendant les hirondelles

En attendant les hirondelles

Just To Be Sure by Carine Tardieu

24/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Carine Tardieu delivers a madcap but tender tale with delectable dialogue and characters, carried by a superb cast  

Ôtez-moi d'un doute

Ôtez-moi d'un doute

Makala by Emmanuel Gras

24/05/2017

CANNES 2017: Emmanuel Gras has made a captivating documentary that whisks us away to DR Congo on the heels of a heroic charcoal seller  

Makala

Makala