ALAN FRANK recommends a hallucinatory trip through a troubled Asian country, and we look at the other films of the week
Friday 16th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
Berlin Syndrome (15)
Directed by Cate Shortland
AUSTRALIAN film-maker Cate Shortland, already well regarded for Somersault and Love, strikes another blow for female film empowerment with a sadistically suspenseful...
Friday 9th Jun 2017
The Other Side of Hope (12A)
Directed by Aki Kaurismaki
ASYLUM-seekers, a hot subject in the current incendiary electioneering, are the vivid subject of Aki Kaurismaki’s thoroughly entertaining comedy drama...
Friday 26th May 2017
Directed by Michael Apted
NOOMI RAPACE, on kick-ass form, shows that she can be a formidable female-style Jason Bourne in this ridiculous but hugely entertaining action-spy thriller which conspiracy...
Friday 5th May 2017
MARIA DUARTE enjoys a film with a feminist focus on the role of women during WWII
Friday 21st Apr 2017
The Zookeeper’s Wife (12A)
Directed by Niki Caro
IN 1939, Antonina Zabinska and her husband Jan run Warsaw Zoo, a Disneyland clone packed with delighted visitors and adorable animals.
But, after the...
The Belko Experiment (18)
Directed by Greg McLean
IF YOU think you’re having a bad day at the office, spare a thought for the ill-fated employees of the Bogotabased non-profit Business Without Boundaries...
Friday 14th Apr 2017
MARIA DUARTE isn’t wholly convinced by a fanciful biopic of Chilean bard Pablo Neruda
Friday 7th Apr 2017
A major retrospective of films by Rainer Werner Fassbinder confirms
Thursday 6th Apr 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Arts
MARIA DUARTE recommends a film on the consequences of corruption in Romania
Friday 31st Mar 2017