Film bits and bobs

A Pigeon Sat On A Branch Reflecting On Existence (2014)

First published by FilmDivider Roy Andersson‘s A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting On Existence (En duva satt på en gren och funderade på tillvaron) opens, appropriately enough, in a reflective hall … Continue reading

May 1, 2015 · 1 Comment

Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead (2014)

Review first published by Film Divider “The Sequel You Did Nazi Coming,” reads the poster tagline for Dead Snow 2: Red Vs. Dead (Død Snø 2) – and it is absolutely true. … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Den (2014)

Review first published by FilmDivider Restricting its point of view to the numerous minicams installed in an isolated house serving as a set for a reality show, Marc Evans‘ My … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · 3 Comments

R100 (2013)

Review first published by FilmDivider “Will you make waves in the fountain of ecstasy? Are you a chosen one? Can you enter the realm of the senses and experience unparalleled … Continue reading

August 30, 2014 · 2 Comments

Video Nasties, Draconian Days and censorship’s living history

First published by Film Divider “How little historical memory we have! The next time there’s a panic, we won’t remember how stupid the last one was, and how people got … Continue reading

July 14, 2014 · 2 Comments

Interview: Bruno Forzani and Hélène Cattet

First published by FilmDivider Interviewer: Anton Bitel It is a strange irony that the closer a filmmaker cleaves to genre, the more likely she or he is to transcend it, … Continue reading

July 2, 2014 · 1 Comment

Birth of the Living Dead (2013)

Review first published by FilmDivider “The only reason to do a fantasy film or a horror film is to uproot the order, to upset the balance of things.” The speaker … Continue reading

May 14, 2014 · 1 Comment

The Borderlands (2013)

Review first published by FilmDivider The cocky audiovisual technican Gray (Robin Hill), has asked a local villager for directions to the parish church where he has work to do, and … Continue reading

March 28, 2014 · Leave a comment


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