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  • The Color of Pomegranates

    The Color of Pomegranates

    I’ve never felt naked like this before a film before.

  • Zama

    Zama

    ★★★

    Zama might be a tantalising visual feast, but beyond that, it has thin characters and shallow story. I really wanted to like this so much because I usually like Lucrecia Martel, but sadly I couldn't.

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  • Hiroshima Mon Amour

    Hiroshima Mon Amour

    ★★★★

    So I hesitated to rate this movie due to the chaos it inflicted to my internal self, but I landed on four stars. Below I will elaborate more why I gave it four stars in lieu of a decent review.

    Hiroshima Mon Amour's first 10 minutes are hands down groundbreaking. I would never forget the longing, the yearning, the passion our both protagonists exhibit while enveloping each other in their own arms. The conversation is magical and transforms us to…

  • The World of Apu

    The World of Apu

    ★★★★★

    I surely had a fine time marathoning The Apu Trilogy in one evening. After watching so many complex dramas, what we need is just a simple story, humble and relatable as it is. The characters are complex and believable, and the acting performance was pleasantly realistic especially compared to other Western movies from that era. The only thing that bugs me in the movie is how unlike the older Apu is compared to his younger self.

    One thing that makes…