Tagged: Art house

Ménilmontant (1926)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Ménilmontant (1926) Directed by Dimitri Kirsanoff This impressionistic and spasmodic avant-garde film by the unsung genius and leading exponent of...

vortex film review

Vortex (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Vortex (2021) Directed by Gaspar Noé A giant, deafening step by contemporary cinema’s most divisive polemicist Gaspar Noé, the relentless...

Men 2022 film review

Men (2022)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Men (2022) Directed by Alex Garland As inconclusive as its truisms are, the turgid allegorical integrity is lost in its...

the carabineers film review

The Carabineers (1963)

⭐⭐⭐⭐ (4 stars out of 5) The Carabineers (1963) Directed by Jean-Luc Godard One of the most decipherable Godardian fables, although not for that reason the...

crimes of the future 2022 review

Crimes of the Future (2022)

⭐⭐½ (2½ stars out of 5) Crimes of the Future (2022) Directed by David Cronenberg Rhetorical and inconsistent is this comeback to the roots of old-fashioned...

pleasure film review

Pleasure (2021)

⭐⭐⭐⭐½ (4½ stars out of 5) Pleasure (2021) Directed by Ninja Thyberg Devastating, deleterious, hard-edged and provocative yet founded with a visceral veracity that reverberates with...

santa claus has blue eyes review

Santa Claus Has Blue Eyes (1966)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5)  Santa Claus Has Blue Eyes (1966) Directed by Jean Eustache No matter how much research is done, no matter how...

playdurizm film review

Playdurizm (2020)

⭐⭐⭐½ (3½ stars out of 5) Playdurizm (2020) Directed by Gem Deger Screenwriters: Morris Stuttard (based on a story by Gem Deger) Cast: Austin Chunn, Gem...

The Northman film review

The Northman (2022)

⭐⭐⭐⭐½ (4½ stars out of 5) The Northman (2022) Directed by Robert Eggers Robert Eggers’ most ambitious film to date, but I’m not saying it’s the...

entr'acte film review

Entr’acte (1924)

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐ (5 stars out of 5) Entr’acte (1924) Directed by René Clair This zany and neurotic cinematic dance should have been simply an avant-garde piece that...