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  • Clenched fists for victory

    Clenched fists for victory 2015

    ★★★★ Watched 25 Mar, 2015

    Wonderful short comedy from my friends (and my film company).

    You can watch it here:
    www.youtube.com/watch?v=qxcyMCMUZz4

  • The Tribe

    The Tribe 2014

    ★★★½ Watched 20 Mar, 2015

    I liked the idea of showing us the world of deaf teenagers and now translating anything. Letting us figure it out through their body language.

    My main problem with this film is the style. It is mostly long takes and often the camera does not move or moves very little. It did not help me to get into the world of these kids. I doubt this is how they watch each other. They are focused on hands and face expressions.…

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  • The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover

    The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover 1989

    ★★★★½ Rewatched 08 Oct, 2013 11

    I just saw The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover again or as I would call it, The Church, The Devil, Mankind and Jesus Christ.

    There are probably many ways to look at and read The Cook the Thief His Wife & Her Lover but one of the most obvious one has to be a religious interpretation.

    Through out the film a young boy with blond hair, who looks like a Cherub, sings verses from Psalm 51, where sins are…

  • The Turin Horse

    The Turin Horse 2011

    ★★★★★ Watched 24 Mar, 2013 3

    Béla Tarr is a hit and miss with me. This is, IMO, his best film. Simplicity becomes him! We have everything from a Béla Tarr film here, the wind, things blowing all over the place, long takes, beautiful black and white cinematography, dirty people, even dirtier animals, repetition of things, filmed from a different view, hopelessness and a dystopian world. Here Tarr's style works perfectly for the story.

    There are going to be SPOILERS from here on!!!

    What we have…