Film Reviews

Finding Sofia

REVIEW Finding Sofia

By - 08 November, 2016

This enjoyable Argentine film is rooted in our preoccupation with where the virtual world stops and the real one begins.... View Article

estopim-still-1

REVIEW O Estopim

By - 22 September, 2016

The case of Amarildo de Souza, the bricklayer who was tortured to death by UPP Military Officers of Rocinha favela... View Article

incident-light-argentine-film-festival

REVIEW Incident Light

By - 09 August, 2016

Incident Light (La Luz Incidente) sets itself quite a task. Starting in the deflated aftermath of a family tragedy is... View Article

ixcanul

REVIEW Ixcanul

By - 03 August, 2016

Ixcanul is set on a coffee plantation in Guatemala, located on the side of an active volcano which gives the... View Article

dreamtown-ciudad-de-los-suenos

REVIEW Dreamtown

By - 01 June, 2016

Ecuadorian film-maker, Betty Bastidas’ documentary, Dreamtown (Original title: Ciudad De Los Sueños), on the Valle del Chota, Ecuador, covers a... View Article

the clan

REVIEW The Clan

By - 26 April, 2016

Pablo Trapero’s The Clan is based on the true crime story of the Puccio family who kidnapped and killed a... View Article

TO KILL A MAN, (aka MATAR A UN HOMBRE), Daniel Candia, 2014. ©Film Movement

REVIEW Matar A Un Hombre

By - 12 April, 2016

“When you reach the point of taking someone’s life, you’re going against something… biological.” Alejandro Fernández Almendras, director of the... View Article