Film Reviews

3102 film reviews available in total starting from 04/09/2002. Last updated on 25/09/2018. 605 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

The Secret of Kells by Tomm Moore, Nora Twomey

28/01/2009

All the magic of medieval art and an exploration of Irish legends are combined in this fantastical debut feature which stands as a symbol of European specificity  

Brendan and the Secret of Kells

Brendan and the Secret of Kells

Hooked by Adrian Sitaru

28/01/2009

Romanian director’s enigmatic, feature debut had its world premiere at the 2008 Venice Film Festival and has since then picked up several international awards  

Pescuit sportiv

Pescuit sportiv

Private Lessons by Joachim Lafosse

06/01/2009

In his fourth film, Joachim Lafosse – one of the most talented directors of his generation – continues his exploration of the communication and transgression of limits  

Elève libre

Elève libre

Slumdog Millionaire by Danny Boyle

06/01/2009

Trainspotting meets Charles Dickens in Mumbai, the junkies of Edinburgh take Oliver Twist by the hand in the modern India of global contradictions  

Slumdog Millionaire

Slumdog Millionaire

Jerichow by Christian Petzold

06/01/2009

German director Christian Petzold continues his exploration of ambling lives in a bankrupt society and consolidates his reputation as one of Northern Europe’s finest auteurs  

Jerichow

Jerichow

Rage by Sally Potter

17/12/2008

Rage

Rage

Everyone Else by Maren Ade

16/12/2008

Alle Anderen

Alle Anderen

Let the Right One In by Tomas Alfredson

16/12/2008

A potent blend of love and teenage angst, Swedish vampire film Let the Right One In continues to scoop up prizes at festivals worldwide  

Låt den rätte komma in

Låt den rätte komma in

Il divo by Paolo Sorrentino

09/12/2008

A difficult subject ­ the darkest chapters of Italian politics, which have never truly been closed ­ told through a free and highly modern cinematic language  

Il divo

Il divo

Uprise by Sandro Aguilar

27/11/2008

A Zona

A Zona