My first Lav Diaz movie wasn’t the immersive experience I had hoped partly because I was tired from last night. It complicated my getting into this movie and not because…
The Elephant Whisperers 2022
I challenge you to find another short documentary so effortlessly beautiful, so concisely told, and so genuinely inspirational.
The Elephant Whisperers is not afraid to slyly tug at our emotions,…
My expectations from Pakistani cinema is high, especially after Ali Abbasi's work: Cake and Churails are both my hard-core favourites. And therefore I did take some of my bias along…
Larisa Shepitko directs and 80 minute drama about a boy sent to rural Kazakhstan for work purposes, he however does not get along with his hardscrabbler boss.
Of all the…
Hollywood’s so-called Golden Age was marked by silky commercialism. But probably as a riposte to concurrent accusations of sensationalism - or fig-leaf award season fodder - it also saw studios…
A City of Sadness 1989
Gently lures you into the eerie quite of the sleeping beast's belly; swiftly lifts the curtain to let you take a peek at the brutal violence hitherto kept outside the…
The End of the Track 1970
A middle-class boy, Hsiao-Tung is best friends with Yung-Sheng whose parents operate a small noodle cart. Despite the class disparity between them, the boys are inseparable spending their time skinny-dipping…
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