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  • Christine

    Christine

    ★★★★

    I finally gave this one a try yesterday, and boy, was it phenomenal! An unnerving character study and a look at the tragic life of a woman dealing with depression and demanding work-environment, with an intense performance from Rebecca Hall. JOKER could never, HA!

  • She Dies Tomorrow

    She Dies Tomorrow

    ★★★★½

    A bold and anxiety-inducing film, filled with nihilism and existensial dread; both disturbing and terrifyingly relatable at the same time as it meditates on the topic of mortality in a way that's grounded in reality. I'm still feeling uncomfortable minutes after the end credit rolls. What a fantastic movie! Plus, all that lights are just spectacular, aren't they?

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  • Ave Maryam

    Ave Maryam

    ★★★½

    Maryam lahir dari keluarga Muslim, namun ia mengabdikan dirinya sebagai seorang biarawati yang sehari-harinya mengurus para biarawati tua di Girisonta, Ambarawa. Komitmen yang diembannya menjadi tergoncang setelah hadirnya Pastor baru bernama Yosef di kehidupannya.

    Sebagai seorang Katolik, kasus seperti ini tentu tak terdengar asing lagi. Namun, belum banyak atau bahkan belum ada film yang mengusung permasalahan ini sebagai materi utamanya. Tabu, memang iya, namun fokus utama yang hendak dituturkan oleh Robby Ertanto bukanlah ketabuan tersebut, melainkan pembelajaran karakter Maryam, seseorang…

  • Parasite

    Parasite

    ★★★★½

    Full review on Jakarta Post click here

    Wildly amusing, profoundly weird, and inventively hilarious, Bong Joon-ho, once again, elbows deep into the heartbreaking truth of class inequality and social imbalance in an exciting, unconventional fashion. No doubt that it's a freak show from any angle, but the core thesis of what the film is trying to explore is so grounded to our reality and extremely close to what happens everyday in our surrounding.

    It's a sharp-razor family tragicomic that also…