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  • I Am Not a Witch

    I Am Not a Witch

    ★★★½

    A black-comedy disguised as a social satire which is also disguised as a magical realist take-down of superstition and gender roles, Rungano Nyoni’s “I am Not a Witch” is both amusing and tragic, funny and sad, playful & incredibly important. A rare, bold and extravagant debut film which sets Rungano Nyoni apart from other contemporary film-makers based on her incredible visual style alone.

  • Black Panther

    Black Panther

    Okay so it’s cool and all with its commentary on the modern day situation in the USA, but does every critic just didn’t notice that they did the stupid ‘kill the hero and bring him back’ routine for the 20th motherfucking time?

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  • Blue Jay

    Blue Jay

    ★★★★

    "There's nothing wrong with my life. I should be happy. But there's this sadness and I don't know where it comes from."

    A lovely, melancholic stroll down the love that coulda, shoulda, woulda. If you are on a strict - one romantic movie a year diet, make sure that this is the one. 

  • Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    Hunt for the Wilderpeople

    ★★★★

    Here's my haiku about Taika Waititi's film:

    It's called 'The Haiku by a guy who used to be fat.'

    Ricky Baker and uncle hec,
    Get themselves broken and chased.
    They sing, dance, sleep and hunt,
    Coz that's how they grow up and stint.
    Witty, sharp and bittersweet,
    This is some awesome gangsta shit.

    haiku
    ˈhʌɪkuː/
    noun
    1)Japanese poem of seventeen syllables, in three lines of five, seven, and five, traditionally evoking images of the natural world.
    2) a poem in English written in the form of a haiku.