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  • Man with a Movie Camera
  • Blow-Up
  • A Clockwork Orange
  • Histoire(s) du cinéma

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  • Gemma Bovery

    ★★½

  • The Grand Tour: A Scandi Flick

    ★★★★

  • Who's a Good Boy?

    ★½

  • Don't Worry Darling

    ★★★

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  • Ukraine on Fire

    Ukraine on Fire

    ★★★★½

    Because the documentaire has been taken down by multiple plataforms, the producers and directors made it available for general public for free. To know better is to know more.

    Here the link: youtu.be/pKcmNGvaDUs

    Ukraine. Across its eastern border is Russia and to its west-Europe. For centuries, it has been at the center of a tug-of-war between powers seeking to control its rich lands and access to the Black Sea. 2014's Maidan Massacre triggered a bloody uprising that ousted president Viktor…

  • Emicida: AmarElo - It's All for Yesterday

    Emicida: AmarElo - It's All for Yesterday

    ★★★★½

    Verde and AmarElo (Green and Yellow), the colors of struggle and resistance!

    Calling it a documentary is an understatement! It is a treatise on history, sociology, anthropology, music history, music, colonialism. It is a treaty of Liberty and Love! The mixture of art and activism - artivism at its fullest.
    Emicida, from São Paulo, Leandro as his mother calls him, is one of the best-known MCs in Brazil. AmarElo - It's All For Yesterday, premiered in Portugal on Netflix, combines…

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  • Soul

    Soul

    ★★★★★

    "Soul" is about a jazz pianist struglling between art and teaching, who has a near-death experience and gets stuck in the afterlife, contemplating his choices and regretting the existence that he mostly took for granted. A metaphysical dramedy set against an often trippy, post-vision of life before life and life after death, "Soul" is an imaginatively rendered mid-life crisis. The film captures the flavor of New York while nailing specific tones of black experiences like the communal feel of a…

  • Loop

    Loop

    ★★★★½

    "Loop" is by far one of the best films that has gone through Fantasporto this year (Feb./Mar 2020). Also the most mistreated in this selection. A contest film that is shown on the screen after the prizes have been awarded, is being immediately removed from at least two prizes, "Público" (Public/Audience award) and that of Crítica (Critic/ Press award). A Brazilian film that has been touring some European festivals and already has some prizes in its baggage. Directed by Bruno…