Watched at the opening of Arsenal Book Festival IV.
Accomp by Zapaska made this rather witty but pretty easy and entertaining film really remarkable! Also placing the show in the Art Arsenal very much deepened an impression.
Oleksandr Dovzhenko Centre keeps the brand! It's one of the most interesting and promising projects in modern Ukrainian cinema.
Mystery March Challenge
Week 1 „Medicos joking“
Well… It was absolutely out of the blue and appeared to be something completely different from what I expected. All I knew about this film was that it's cult anti-war comedy. So I prepared to giggle with satisfaction as I do every time I re-watch a grotesque Strangelove for instance.
Instead I did not once smiled during the whole movie. I watched it with my eyes wide open and absolutely frustrated. By the…
Adapted April Challenge
Week 3 „Adventure is calling“
This perfect old-fashion picture has absolutely everything to make one, who had spent his childhood as a bookworm, reading all kinds of adventure novels, to thrill with delight.
Exotic country, enchanting chevaliers of fortune, witty jokes, demanding environment, savages, treasures, eastern beauty, british accent, masons, honour, dignity and edifying moral at the end!
All this made my inner naive-aged-me to clap hands with satisfaction.
I can not imagine any better Rudyard Kipling adaptation.
Definitely must see for everyone who did not lose his sought for adventures and sense of humour with age.