Chaim Kindergelt

In Secret,
I wish for,
Under my own,
Every Night,
Caught in dreams,
I'll cry,

Favorite films

  • Cemetery of Splendor
  • West Side Story
  • Poem
  • The Red Spectacles

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  • GoodFellas

  • Top Gun

  • In Front of Your Face

  • The Wishing Tree

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  • Memoria

    Memoria

    ★★★★½

    Smaller scenes open up on the third time around - the way Weerasethakul offers gestures towards the transmutability of sounds, textures existing as psychology, specific to peoples and experiences. 

    This is simply what I would like to see more of. More patience. More inquisitiveness in a self-reflexive manner. Openness to environments and the compositions they have to offer. A deep contemplation about what, exactly, time has to do with the cinema and therefore has to do with us.

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  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

    ★★★★½

    It’s rare to see a postmodernist perspective on the superhero film culture, a culture so deeply rooted in the traditions of a mindset rooted in escapism - a response to a world in the midsts of pre-nuclear wars. Comic book films have been so pre-occupied with capturing the essence of thematics contained within the source material that, while a substantial amount of the particulars are certainly relevant, there has been no attempt to transform our perceptions of such historically grandiose…

  • Mikey and Nicky

    Mikey and Nicky

    ★★★★½

    Elaine May knows men better than men are willing to admit they don't, and it's rightfully telegraphed into a tragedy on all sides.