Film Reviews

980 film reviews available in total starting from 01/03/2005. Last updated on 20/06/2018. 209 film reviews inserted in the last 12 months.

Little Tickles by Andréa Bescond, Eric Métayer

15/05/2018

CANNES 2018: An original angle on the issue of adult trauma following sexual assault during childhood in a somewhat problematic film directed by Andréa Bescond and Eric Metayer  

Les Chatouilles

Les Chatouilles

The Harvesters by Etienne Kallos

15/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Family torments rage through ultra-religious, Afrikaner territory in the first full-length film by Etienne Kallos, an atmospheric and rugged work set on unforgivingly rural ground  

Die Stropers

Die Stropers

Climax by Gaspar Noé

15/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Gaspar Noé, at the peak of his skills in nightmarish immersion, offers us a film in which a dance troupe is taken hostage by a very bad trip  

Climax

Climax

Sir by Rohena Gera

14/05/2018

CANNES 2018: A refreshing film on impossible love between castes, and the first full-length fictional narrative from Indian director Rohena Gera, co-produced with France  

Sir

Sir

Sink or Swim by Gilles Lellouche

14/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Gilles Lellouche presents a funny, effective and marvellously-acted film about a ragtag bunch of life’s losers who form an unlikely team of male synchronised swimmers  

Le Grand Bain

Le Grand Bain

Angel Face by Vanessa Filho

14/05/2018

CANNES 2018: The feature debut by Vanessa Filho, in which Marion Cotillard stars as a reckless mother who leaves her daughter to her own devices, struggles to transcend TV clichés  

Gueule d'ange

Gueule d'ange

Rafiki by Wanuri Kahiu

14/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Wanuri Kahiu’s second feature film, showing in Un Certain Regard, explores a lesbian relationship in the conservative society of Kenya  

Rafiki

Rafiki

Happy as Lazzaro by Alice Rohrwacher

14/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Alice Rohrwacher is back in Cannes’ Competition with an uneven, but wildly interesting, story based on true events that proves she is only just getting warmed up as a storyteller  

Lazzaro felice

Lazzaro felice

Our Struggles by Guillaume Senez

13/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Guillaume Senez's film focuses on the difficulty of juggling one’s personal and professional life, when a father finds himself having to care for his two young children alone  

Nos batailles

Nos batailles

Bergman – A Year in a Life by Jane Magnusson

13/05/2018

CANNES 2018: Jane Magnusson presents a warts-and-all Ingmar Bergman coverage of the year 1957, during which our (anti-)hero achieved many things, at least some of them destined for greatness  

Bergman — ett år, ett liv

Bergman — ett år, ett liv