Mexican Cinema

REVIEW Desierto

By - 19 January, 2016

Desierto’s title sequence promises much. Grandiose, panoramic photography introduces the desert as a vast lunar world in which human life... View Article

REVIEW Cartel Land

By - 07 September, 2015

Opening in a menacing jungle darkness, hissing acid and eyes among the trees, hooded men cook methamphetamine. The scrubland chemicals... View Article

REVIEW Güeros

By - 17 October, 2014

Güeros (Mexican slang for a person with light hair) is the new film from Mexican director Alonso Ruizpalacios that has... View Article

REVIEW Halley

By - 05 July, 2013

In his minimalist debut feature Halley, Mexican director Sebastian Hoffman offers a relentlessly bleak portrait of urban isolation which is... View Article