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Zoology (2016) Zoologiya

Zoology (2016) Zoologiya

Filmuforia September 22, 2017 Comments Off on Zoology (2016) Zoologiya

Dir.: Ivan I. Tverdovsky; Cast: Natalia Pavlenkova, Dimitri Groshev, Irina Chipizhenko; Russia/France/Germany 2016, 87 min. After his stunning debut Correction Class, Russian auteur Ivan Tverdovsky’s second feature is a metaphor for modern life imagined

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Promised Land (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

Promised Land (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 21, 2017 Comments Off on Promised Land (2017) | Bfi London Film Festival 2017

Dir.: Eugene Jarecki | Documentary | USA 2017 | 117′ Director/writer Eugene Jarecki (Reagan) has managed to cramp three different films into PROMISED LAND: whilst driving through the southern States of the USA in

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Gray House (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Gray House (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 20, 2017 Comments Off on Gray House (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Writer/Dir: Austin Lynch | With Denis Lavant, Aurore Clement, Dianna Molzan | US | Doc | 76′ David Lynch’s son Austin follows in his father’s footsteps with this unsettling semi-fictional documentary mood piece that

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Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 19, 2017 Comments Off on Araby (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Dirs: Joao Dumans, Affonso Uchoa | Cast: Aristides de Sousa, Murilo Caliari, Renata Cabral, Glaucia Vandeveld | Brazil | Drama | 96′ An ordinary life takes on evergreen themes and universal implications in writer-directors Affonso

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Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Sicilian Ghost Story (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

 Dirs/scr Fabio Grassadonia, Antonio Piazza. Italy/France/Switzerland, 2017. 122′ Fabio Grassadonia and Antonio Piazza made their names with Mafia thriller Salvo at Cannes several years ago, and now return with another Sicilian-set slow-burner that adds teenage

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Person to Person (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Person to Person (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Person to Person (2017) | London Film Festival 2017

Dir: Dustin Guy Defa | Cast: Michael Cera | 89′ | US Comedy Dustin Guy Defa’s slim dramady has that underwritten feel, starting off amusingly with diminishing returns and feeling very much like an

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Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 18, 2017 Comments Off on Beast (2017) | BFI London Film Festival 2017

Dir: Michael Pearce | Cast: Jessie Buckley, Johnny Flynn, Trystan Gravelle | UK | 107′ | Thriller Two troubled souls are drawn together in this twisted and intriguingly intelligent psychological thriller debut from British

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Disappearance (2017) Verdwijnen | Toronto International Film Festival 2017

Disappearance (2017) Verdwijnen | Toronto International Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 12, 2017 Comments Off on Disappearance (2017) Verdwijnen | Toronto International Film Festival 2017

Dir.: Boudewijn Koole; Cast: Rifka Lodeizen, Elsie De Brauw, Marcus Hanssen, Jacob Oftebro; Netherlands/Norway 2017, 92 min. Set in the frozen Norwegian countryside, this chilling portrait of a dysfunctional family is a death dance,

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Venice Film Festival 2017 | Awards

Venice Film Festival 2017 | Awards

Filmuforia September 10, 2017 Comments Off on Venice Film Festival 2017 | Awards

COPYCATS AND THE LACK OF ANYTHING RADICAL Yesterday the 74. Mostra de Arte Cinematografica in Venice came to an end with a prize giving that symbolised the whole festival in many ways. The Golden

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What Will People Say (2017) | Toronto Film Festival 2017

What Will People Say (2017) | Toronto Film Festival 2017

Filmuforia September 10, 2017 Comments Off on What Will People Say (2017) | Toronto Film Festival 2017

Dir|Writer: Iram Haq | Cast: Adil Hussain, Maria Mozhdah, Ekavali Khanna, Rohit Saraf  | Norwegian/Urdu | 106′ | Drama  Actor/director Iram Haq’s impressive sophomore title WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY plays out as a grippingly atmospheric

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