Film bits and bobs

Tangerines (Mandariinid) (2013)

First published by Sight & Sound, October 2015 Synopsis: Abkhazia, Georgia, 1992. Where the other ethnic Estonians have fled their small village in the face of civil war, old carpenter … Continue reading

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Hurt Locker (2008)

Review first published by Film4. Synopsis: Powerful drama probing the internal wiring of soldiers involved in the Iraq War. By the director of Near Dark, Point Break and K-19, Kathryn … Continue reading

June 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Shadow (2009)

Review first appeared in Sight & Sound, June 2011 Synopsis: Iraq War veteran David is cycling in an Alpine hinterland known as The Shadow. Stopping at a mountain chalet with … Continue reading

May 16, 2013 · 1 Comment


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