Freedom fighter flies solo in eloquent anti-war drama.
Amongst the fascinations to be found in the study of film history are the trends of similar themes popping up in movies all over the world in brief clusters of time. Be they the sword ’n’ sandal epics of the 1950s or Hollywood’s recent insistence...
Punk comedy goes own way.
FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL: The French writing and directing team of Gustave de Kervern and Benoét Delépine are good-hearted absurdists. The Big Night, the follow-up to their offbeat 2010 road movie Mammuth, is not so much a celebration of the...
Faith in the third dimension.
Life of Pi allegedly makes two promises: The Spiritual Experience, namely, the much spoken of 'this story will make you believe in God"; and The Cinematic Experience that some suppose will have you believe in two other gods – the Gog and Magog...