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  • Joker

    Joker

    ★★½

    Phoenix, Ledger, Nicholson… The biggest ‘joker’ of all is Todd Phillips. A man who has nothing to say, but makes people believe he does by wearing a badly drawn Martin Scorsese mask.

  • Grimm

    Grimm

    ★★★★

    Grimm Re-Edit

    De originele Grimm luidde in 2003 een nieuw hoofdstuk in in de filmografie van Alex Van Warmerdam. Het was niet alleen de eerste samenwerking met zijn huidige cameraman, Tom Erisman, die Van Warmerdam’s herkenbare visuele identiteit naar een hoger plan tilde, maar ook de introductie van een filmischere aanpak die zijn films sindsdien kenmerkt. Waar in Van Warmerdam’s eerdere werk vaak nog een esthetische link met het theater voelbaar is, is hij in de tweede helft van zijn filmografie…

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  • Living the Light - Robby Müller

    Living the Light - Robby Müller

    ★★★★½

    A very soulful portrait of one of the greatest DP’s of all time. Consisting for the most part of home video’s from Müller’s own archive, the film gives us an often personal insight into the man’s life and mind. We’re looking through Müller’s eyes as he inspects the many different hotel rooms he vacated over the years, and as he watches what the light does in everyday situations. Director Claire Pijman does a great job in connecting these recorded moments…

  • BlacKkKlansman

    BlacKkKlansman

    ★★★★★

    This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.

    Spike Lee is not fucking around. I was gonna give 4 stars to a very solid film. But then, who manages to put not one but two powerful 10-minute Black Power speeches in a ‘mainstream’ movie without it distracting from the story? And secondly, who ends a film like THAT? The many tongue-in-cheek references to the present throughout were enough to get the point across. Yet I was still relieved when those final images appeared. Anyone who, up to that…