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  • Suspiria

    Suspiria

    ★★★★★

    So deeply physical. There is no distinction between dancing, fucking and dying. Your body, limbs, muscles moving. You live and then you dance. When you stop dancing, what's there left to do? The constant touch of your soles against the ground, the hard hit of gravity pulling your body back to the earth. Do you feel the pull? You've felt it a long time now. You know it, you cannot explain it. It makes no sense. As long as you…

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  • And Then We Danced

    And Then We Danced

    ★★★★

    Best dancing I've seen since Suspiria

  • Saw VI

    Saw VI

    ★★★½

    This is exactly why I started watching Saw. Great traps, terrific gore, a whole lotta nonsense plot stuff with tons of twists and a miraculous ending. The franchise barely makes sense anymore but it's so much fun watching them try to surprise the audience with the dumbest plot revelation they could come up with on that day. The social commentary is not profound or anything but it's something, so I'm not going to complain. Overall I enjoyed this a lot,…

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  • The Operative

    The Operative

    ★½

    Berlinale #10

    I was forgetting this movie as I was watching, it's that boring

  • A Hidden Life

    A Hidden Life

    ½

    A Hidden Life is a typical Terrence Malick film: apolitical, anti-intellectual, extremely esotheric and hollow to its core.
    Malick presents the viewer with a profoundly political problem: A man does not agree with the nazi ideology and refuses to serve a regime beacuse of his own opposing viewpoint. On the surface, this is actually an interesting situation. What are this mans reasons for not complying when the rest of the village is? Why is his conviction as strong as it…