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  • The Dreamers

    The Dreamers

    ★★★★

    It is liberating to see for a change a visually direct intertextuality in a film.
    Bertolucci has made a visually and intellectually a satisfying work, in which the protagonists beautifully depict the confused generation of young people, living on the verge between modernity and the age of self-awareness.

  • Do Not Resist

    Do Not Resist

    ★★★

    Chilling documentary on increasing militarization of the US law enforcement. It raises the relevant questions about democracy, surveillance and personal freedom.

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  • The Thin Red Line

    The Thin Red Line

    ★★★★★

    The Thin Red Line (1998) is a beautiful masterpiece that shows us the meaningless of human non-tolerant and aggressive nature. What touched me the most was Terrence Malick's poetic interpretation of human ignorance on beauty, nature and peace/tranquility.

    The film's poetic beauty shows in almost every frame, but especially in those mediating images of nature, when Malick wants us to stop and think for a second what beauty we as species are a part of.

    There are the moments when…

  • Toni Erdmann

    Toni Erdmann

    ★★★★½

    Original and surprising in many ways, this film brings happiness and a pinch of sadness over the modern way of life that promotes unnatural division between people, especially family members. You can cry, but you will most definitely laugh while watching another great film that comes from contemporary Germany.