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  • T2 Trainspotting

    T2 Trainspotting

    ★★★½

    “Nostalgia. That’s why you’re here”.

    This felt like some dream I once had brought to life. And the fact that it’s actually good is some kind of miracle.

  • Ratcatcher

    Ratcatcher

    ★★★★½

    What a beautiful, little film that - even though I wouldn't have minded if it did - never overstay its welcome. Now even though I love it for all its own merits: the somehow both melancholy and cheerful atmosphere, the absolutely beautiful visuals (that window scene that leads to the outside=chills), and the beyond believe realistic performances from the actors, who play equally realistic-feeling characters. I do (like with most films with these thick Scottish accents) love it to (I…

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  • Hiroshima Mon Amour

    Hiroshima Mon Amour

    ★★★★★

    To me, this is one of the films that I think most accurately captures the essence of what true hopelessness and sadness feels like - the hopelessness & sadness of our two protagonists, but also that of the people that felt the aftermath of the Hiroshima atrocity.

    The opeing minutes of this film alone is scarier then most things I've seen in my life; the absolutely shocking images of the affects that the bomb had on Hiroshima, as well as the…

  • Ordet

    Ordet

    ★★★★★

    The most ineffable experience I've ever had in my entire life.

    Every single moment of this atmospheric, complex, heartbreaking, and important masterpiece, had me not at the edge of my seat, but floored at the back of it. Clinging to every single piece of its, powerful, thought -provoking dialogue.

    I've litterally never seen anything like it; I didn't think a film like this was even possible .How it can both praise, and condemn the existence of God so strongly, and…