Tips & Reviews

Another Round

Drinking culture, middle age and the price of happiness are examined in this comedy drama from Denmark. Mads Mikkelsen plays Martin, a school teacher…

Supernova

As cosmic events, supernovae are gigantic, destructive explosions of massive stars in distant places of the universe. But for the naked eye from distance,…

The allure of Montenegro

Nothing had prepared us for Montenegro. After having visited more than half of the world, we did not expect this mesmerising surprise. What started…

The Father

The topic of dementia was once taboo for cinema, with the often-slow decline of the illness difficult to encapsulate, and perhaps too distressing to…

Queen and Slim

The American dream suddenly and frighteningly turns into a nightmare within the first fifteen minutes of this Bonnie and Clyde-style drama. The opening moments…

Joker (movie)

Edition 31 October 2019, by Cathy Leung Technically Joker is an origins movie, related to the well-established stories from DC Comics, with the Joker…

Ode to Amsterdam

Edition 28 June 2019, by Benjamin Roberts A Millennium of Amsterdam. Spatial History of a Marvelous City (2019) is not like any other history…