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  • News from Home
  • The Green Ray
  • The Metamorphosis of Birds
  • All That Heaven Allows

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  • Geographies of Solitude

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  • Dressed to Kill

Recent reviews

  • Geographies of Solitude

    Geographies of Solitude

    Geographies of Solitude is an organic balancing act between the more conventional documentary forms... and something weirder and wilder... altogether. Read my full piece.

  • Halloween Kills

    Halloween Kills

    It's obvious watching this that there was no real plan for a trilogy, as this middle chapter feels both meandering and pointless. Worst of all is how everything stops dead for the tacked-on and largely incoherent 'mob justice' social commentary.

Popular reviews

  • The Worst Person in the World

    The Worst Person in the World

    Renata Reinsve's electric presence isn't enough to overcome a frustrating script that cares less about developing her character's interiority than peddling tedious Gen-X satire (yoga, slackers, and feminists are targets) before collapsing into a sincerely maudlin (and entirely unearned) final third that shifts focus away from her.

  • Ahed's Knee

    Ahed's Knee

    I adore Lapid's impressionistic camerawork, it's unpredictable, spastic, invigorating, and always thematically appropriate. It's perplexing then, given how much he communicates visually, that he chose to unspool every bit of subtext into the dialogue of this one.