Category: Film Reviews

Honeyland — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival — Dendy Cinemas

Honeyland — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival — Dendy Cinemas

The lives of beekeeper Hatizde Muratova and her bedridden mother, Nazife, in and around their remote northern Macedonian hut, are ...
[Film Review] The Lion King

[Film Review] The Lion King

Review by Michele E Hawkins & John P Harvey The birth of Prince Simba (Donald Glover), son of Queen Sarabi ...
Dive: Rituals in Water — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival — Dendy Cinemas

Dive: Rituals in Water — Stronger Than Fiction documentary film festival — Dendy Cinemas

Sometimes a documentary comes along with the potential to overturn beliefs, communicate life-changing knowledge, instill fresh values, inspire confidence, or ...
Swoon [Eld & Lågor]— Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Cinemas

Swoon [Eld & Lågor]— Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Cinemas

Swoon is far more than the romance its makers bill it as. Set early in WWII, it follows the rivalries ...
[Film Review] Spider-Man: Far From Home

[Film Review] Spider-Man: Far From Home

About to receive a well-earned break from his superhero duties as Spider-Man, a break consisting of a school excursion to ...
That Time of Year [Den tid på året] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Electric

That Time of Year [Den tid på året] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Electric

We generally suppose Christmas to be a time of celebrating and demonstrating our love for one another through time-honoured traditions ...
Out Stealing Horses [Ut og stjæle hester] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Electric

Out Stealing Horses [Ut og stjæle hester] — Scandinavian Film Festival 2019, Palace Electric

It’s 1999, three years after the death of his wife, when Trond Sander (Stellan Skarsgård) moves from Sweden, where he’s ...
Film Column: The Mouse swallows its own tail

Film Column: The Mouse swallows its own tail

It’s hard out there from time travellers right now. Stepping out of their DeLorean into 2019, they’d see on the ...
Champions [Campeones] — Spanish Film Festival 2019, Palace Cinemas

Champions [Campeones] — Spanish Film Festival 2019, Palace Cinemas

After Marco Montes (Javier Gutiérrez) loses his job as a professional soccer coach, he has a drink-driving collision, resulting in ...
An Unexpected Love [El Amor Menos Pensado]

An Unexpected Love [El Amor Menos Pensado]

After 25 years of satisfying marriage, Marcos (Ricardo Darin) and Ana (Mercedes Morán) stand together at the airport to farewell ...