January 23, 2022

venus-in-furs-polanski Review

See the review of special 26 You would be hard pressed to envision a seemingly perfect fit of director and substance compared to Roman Polanski and”Venus in Fur.” Too bad it is not a wickeder, subtler, more inventive film. Polanski’s second phase adaptation at a row (later”Carnage”) is a two-character play place almost entirely inside […]

Ilo Ilo (2013, Singapore, Mandarin with Eng Subs)

See the review of special 26 Ilo Ilo tells a deceptively simple story with a lot of care and heart.The film is roughly set in the middle of the Asian financial crisis which also affected this small island nation.It chronicles a friendship which grows between a young and rebellious boy Jialer, who has just lost […]