Category: Film Reviews

[Film review] Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons]

[Film review] Bye Bye Morons [Adieu les cons]

Suze Trappet (Virginie Efira)’s years-long quest to find the son whom she surrendered at birth has acquired fresh urgency with ...
The Kangaroo Chronicles [Die Känguru-Chroniken] — German Film Festival 2021

The Kangaroo Chronicles [Die Känguru-Chroniken] — German Film Festival 2021

Marc-Uwe (Dimitrij Schaad), an anarchist musician, pedantic about language but a slob in his daily life, answers his flat’s door ...
It’s for Your Own Good [Es ist zu deinem Besten] — German Film Festival 2021

It’s for Your Own Good [Es ist zu deinem Besten] — German Film Festival 2021

It’s for Your Own Good follows a familiar comic theme of fathers seeing their teenage daughters’ boyfriends as worryingly unsuitable ...
Mayor — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival 2021

Mayor — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival 2021

Deciding to look at life in Palestine from the perspective of a Palestinian mayor caring for his city, David Osit ...
[Film review] De Gaulle

[Film review] De Gaulle

World War II, June 1940, Paris. Germany has crossed into France and battered the French military. In a French cabinet ...
The Perfect Secret [Das perfekte Geheimnis] — German Film Festival 2021

The Perfect Secret [Das perfekte Geheimnis] — German Film Festival 2021

Four men in their late 40s who’ve been friends since childhood meet for dinner, three with their wives or partners, ...
Dream Factory [Traumfabrik] — German Film Festival 2021

Dream Factory [Traumfabrik] — German Film Festival 2021

When a young boy’s heart is broken, his grandfather helps him to see that true love is worth fighting for ...
I'm Your Man [Ich bin dein Mensch] — German Film Festival 2021

I’m Your Man [Ich bin dein Mensch] — German Film Festival 2021

Alma is a research scientist at Berlin’s acclaimed Pergamon Museum where she is searching for evidence of lyric and poetic ...
[Film review] The Man in the Hat

[Film review] The Man in the Hat

Every so often, a film, a play, a novel, a biography comes along that quietly converses with your soul in ...
Wishlist [La lista de los deseos] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2021

Wishlist [La lista de los deseos] — Moro Spanish Film Festival 2021

The setup to Wishlist may suggest a sad film; but in fact it's a real treat. As they undergo chemotherapy ...