Film bits and bobs

The Messenger (2015)

First published by Sight & Sound, October 2015 Synopsis: An English coastal town, the present. Off-his-meds drifter Jack sees the dead, and reluctantly helps them communicate with the living. The … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kotoko (2011)

First published by EyeforFilm “Hang tough, Japan!” exhorts the man on the television set. It is a subtle acknowledgement that production on Tsukamoto Shinya’s Kotoko took place in the shadow … Continue reading

September 13, 2015 · Leave a comment

Snap (2013)

First published as part of EyeforFilm’s Undistributed Gems If its title evokes both a sound and a psychological crisis, Youssef Delara and Victor Teran’s film combines these themes in the divided … Continue reading

December 31, 2014 · 1 Comment


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